Work History

Work History
Jul 2007 - Present

Government Affairs Director

Reading-Berks Association of REALTORS®
  • Track legislation of importance to the real estate community on all levels of government, coordinate with leadership and government affairs staff from the state and national association on legislative issues, develop policy statements, and enact initiatives pivotal for the benefit of homeowners and private property owners.
  • Formed relationships with elected officials from the local, state and federal levels to ensure that issues from constituents remain addressed, as well as continue to coordinate advocacy campaigns benefiting the real estate industry and the members they serve.
  • Educate membership on legislative issues of importance to their business and community.
Aug 2006 - Nov 2006

Field Director

Barbara McIlvaine Smith for State Representative
  • Analyzed statistical information such as demographics and voter trends in order to design a comprehensive "Get Out the Vote" plan for the campaign in the 156th PA house district.

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - May 2008

MPA

Widener University

Local Government Concentration

Activities and Societies:
  • MPA Alumni Committee
Aug 2002 - May 2006

BA

Student Leadership Positions:

  • West Chester University Student Trustee (2004-2006)
  • Friars' Society Parliamentarian (2003-2006)
  • Off Campus and Commuter Association President (2003-2004)
  • Off Campus and Commuter Association Vice President (2002)
  • Off Campus and Commuter Association Programming Director (2002)

Awards:

  • "Emerging Leader of the Year" (2003)

Activities and Societies:

  • Council of Trustees
  • Student Government Association
  • Friars' Society
  • Off Campus and Commuter Association