Successful business owner for more than 20 years.
Extensive experience in economic development, public relations, customer service, and policy making.
Superior skill and expertise in building professional relationships.
Working knowledge of policy-making and policy impact on business.
Collaborative Management/Leadership Style
Understands the necessary systems, vision and challenges necessary for a successful team.
Works well in a team environment.
Extensive experience leading and managing people.

Education :

Antioch New England Graduate School
Organizational Management Masters Degree 2002

University of New England
Organizational Leadership (Magna Cum Laude) Bachelor’s Degree 2000

Other Education and Certifications:

Certified Strategies Coach, Strategies Inc. Centerbrook, Ct
Developed & taught successful business systems
Coaching services to business owners

2 years completed of PhD in Leadership & Change at Antioch University

Cosmetology Instructor
Senior Educator 20+ Years for Goldwell Of New England, Hopkinton, MA
American Board Certified Master Colorist
Medical Aesthetics Certification
Massage Therapist
Color Certification
Certification in Economic Development from Thomas College
Statistician for Scott Paper Hinckley
Banking positions with 2 central Maine banks training tellers, loan processing, branch manager relief, and closings
Employee of the Year for "Maine Department of Economic and Community Development" 2008

State of Maine Department of Economic & Community Development

Business Development Specialist for the Midcoast of Maine