Executive Focus


My unique background sets me apart from many consultants. I have an undergraduate degree in sociology and an MBA in finance. My passion is people, my strength is problem solving and my goal is your success. Through training and talent I am able to bring people together to maximize their strengths and expertise. Strong leadership skills and an ability to be decisive at critical moments have been the keys to my success. I look forward to working with you and contributing to your success. 



Areas of Expertise


  • Compliance
  • Finance
  • Document Development
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Business Writing & Editing
  • Website Content
  • Meeting Facilitation
  • Nonprofit & Corporate Partnerships


Professional Accomplishments


Consultant to the Compliance Office at Clark Atlanta University


I wrote operational policies and procedures that ensured the University was in compliance with government regulatory agencies including policies and procedures for the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. I wrote a Code of Conduct for faculty and staff, a Conflict of Interest and Commitment Policy and created the associated process flows.  In addition, I developed a project management process and managed the launch of the Compliance Office hotline including the creation of a script, standard operating procedures, process flows and other communication documents.


Senior Vice President of Prudential Bank (a subsidiary of Prudential Financial)


I built and managed the Bank’s Project Management Office (PMO) and strategic planning group reporting into The Bank President. I served a two-year term on the Bank’s Board of Directors and was a member of the executive management team responsible for developing the strategic direction of The Bank.  I managed the financial planning and analysis group responsible for developing forecasts and budgets as well as ad hoc financial analyses.  I was the Chairman of the Management Committee for the Prudential Connection, Prudential’s community service committee. As a result of the work of this committee, Prudential Financial received the 2003 Child Welfare League of America Corporate Advocate Award.


Senior Financial Analyst Digital Equipment Corporation (now Hewlett Packard)>


I provided financial support or large projects. I developed project pricing and established financial risk mitigation strategies. I collaborated with internal and external auditors to guarantee the accuracy of project financials.  I created budgets and forecasts for the southeast services districts.


Financial Analyst with Citigroup


I provided financial support during a period of high growth to Citibank Credit Cards. I forecasted key business statistics and prepared a report of operating results for the Credit Card Division Chairman allowing management to monitor the state of the business.


I received my MBA in Finance from Syracuse University in New York and BA in Sociology from The Ohio State University.


Past Employers & Clients 


Clark Atlanta University
Digital Equipment Corporation (now Hewlett-Packard)
Prudential Bank (a subsidiary of Prudential Financial)
VDSI, Inc.

Volunteer Activities 


Atlanta Woman’s Day Shelter
Chris Kids
DeKalb County Library
Hands On Atlanta
Project Open Hand
Atlanta Community Food Bank




I live in the Atlanta area with my golden retriever Zoe. In my free time, I read countless books and play a great game of tennis. I am an avid international traveler. Italy is my true love! I write and maintain two blogs with a focus on Italian travel secrets and the joy of walking. Please visit Amore Travel Guides and Discover Walking to learn more.