Semi-retired CEO with extensive experience in executive management in both e book publishing and proprietary education fields. Possess strong personal project management skills as well as delegation and oversight abilities. Excellent analytical skills and ability to master new tasks and concepts quickly and efficiently. Extremely competent at team building, brainstorming and customer relations.
Hands on CEO and minority shareholder of e book publishing company. Employed as many as 50 staff members in Publishing, Editing, Art, IT, Marketing and Promotions (online, media advertising, conferences and conventions). Accounting, Human Resources and Inventory management (for print books). Product and genre development, copyrighting and trademarking. Business started with one author and evolved into publishing home to over 1000 authors.
Executive Campus Director of a proprietary college specializing in business and nursing programs. Responsible for the total operation of the campus, including education, instruction and curriculum, financial aid and accounting, admissions and promotions, facility. Full budgetary responsibility for the campus. Part of a chain of colleges owned by the Marco Group. Achieved the highest bottom line earnings throughout the chain.
Regional director over financial aid and accounting for five proprietary colleges with varying curriculums, accreditations and semester/quarter term formats. Supervised federal and state financial aid audit preparation. Insured adherence to federal and state financial aid guidelines and regulations. Managed tuition collection, VA benefits, Student INS visa requirements, FAFSA applications, student loan applications and cost of education calculations. Successfully maintained federal and state funding programs with clean audits and loan default rates that were within federal requirements.
Assistant to the controller, child support specialist, business manager, research