A seasoned professional who has achieved success by constantly focusing on the bottom line. 25-year background in managing businesses has ranged from leading edge technology to public education. The strong experience of building several successful start up organizations, coupled with guiding several from the brink of disaster, provides a wealth of knowledge and leadership skills.
Began her professional career as a high school teacher in Virginia. Served on an advisory vocational education discussion panel while employed by the Prince William County School Board. As a result of this year long panel, Gov. Chuck Robb implemented a Competency Based Education program in Virginia public schools.
Leaving the public school system, moved on to Planning Research Corporation's Real Estate Software Development Division. Never satisfied with the "status quo", quickly promoted from her position as Software Documentation Writer to the lead Product Application and Design Analyst for the first