Creator, integrator and implementer of creativity/creative problem solving into project management across all industries and methodologies. Providing keynote addresses, professional development units (PDU) and facilitation of creative problem solving to ensure stakeholder engagement, gain consensus within cross-functional project teams with varying agendas and to drive projects and teams to increased value realization. Certified administration of FourSight, the leading assessment helping individuals and teams understand their thinking preferences in the innovation process.

Professional Experience:

Project Manager and Clinical Program Liaison: NYSED P20 Principal Preparation Partnership Pilot Program
The Research Foundation, University at Buffalo, SUNY, Buffalo, NY
2019 - present

President, International Deliverables, LLC, NYS WBE # 62296, Federal WOSB
06/2016 - present
2019 Buffalo District Small Business Administration Home-based Business Award Recipient

Superintendent of Schools/Program Executive and CEO
Grand Island Central School District, Grand Island, NY
06/2013 - 06/2016

Director of Curriculum and Staff Development & Chief Information Officer
Clarence Central School District, Clarence, NY
08/2005 - 06/2013

Specialist, Research and Evaluation & Chief Information Officer
Williamsville Central School District, Williamsville, NY
06/2000 - 08/2005

Program Supervisor
Kenmore/Tonawanda Union Free School District, Kenmore, NY
06/1999 - 06/2000

Coordinator, Training and Development
ERIE 1 BOCES, West Seneca, NY
08/1996 - 06/1999

Training and Research & Development Consultant
LEGO Dacta®, the educational division of LEGO Systems®, Amherst, NY
06/1993 - 08/1996

University Experience - Adjunct Assistant Professor:
Project Management, Decision Making, Administration and Leadership
Embry Riddle, University at Buffalo, Stony Brook University, Canisius College, Daemen College, NY
1992 - present

Education:
Certificate in Creativity and Change Leadership, Buffalo State College
Certificate in Human Resources: Foundations of Employee Relations, Cornell University, NY
Doctor of Philosophy, Social Foundations of Education, University at Buffalo, SUNY
Advanced Certificate in Educational Technology, University at Buffalo, SUNY
Masters in Secondary Math Education, University at Buffalo, SUNY
Bachelor of Arts in Statistics, minor in mathematics, University at Buffalo, SUNY
Zertifikat, German language, Ruprecht-Karls Universität, Heidelberg, Germany

Certifications:
FourSight Mindset Certified Facilitator
FourSight Toolset Certified Facilitator
Project Management Professional, Pennsylvania
Microsoft® Office Specialist (MOS), Word, PowerPoint and Excel
School District Administrator, New York
School Administration and Supervision, New York
Secondary Mathematics, New York
Certified Coach Practitioner

Awards:
Home-based Business Award, Small Business Administration
Graduate School of Education Distinguished Alumni, University at Buffalo
Distinguished Service, New York State Parent Teacher Association
Western New York Women of Influence, Business First
Outstanding Mentor, Western New York Women in Educational Leadership
Outstanding Educator of the Year, School Administrators Association of New York State