Governmental program and public policy evaluator and consultant, experienced in stategic planning, software acquisition, and business process analysis.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2008 - Present


IntelliBridge Partners

Evaluate programs and services, assess financial performance, and examine business processes and practices, and deliver realistic and affordable solutions to help increase efficiency and effectiveness of programs and operations.

Key experience and expertise:

  • Organizational Change Management
  • Organizational Risk Assessment
  • Database Development
  • Internal Audit and Performance Audit Lifecycle Quality Control
  • Database Development
  • Financial Statement Review
Jul 2006 - Jan 2008

Auditor Evaluator

State of California: Bureau of State Audits

Conduct performance and compliance audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards.

Key projects include:

  • Medical contracting practices and compliance with State contracting laws and regulations
  • Review of County and Court compliance with DNA Penalty Fund requirements
  • Federal Compliance audit of the Employment Development Department
  • Oversight of IV&V and IPOC contractors for the State FI$Cal project
  • Implementation of PwC (now owned by CCH) TeamMate electronic audit software
Jun 2005 - Jun 2006


Pacific Technologies, Inc.

IT strategic planning, municipal software procurement assistance, feasibility analysis, staffing analysis, change management planning, application portfolio strategy.

Key projects include:

  • Development of an IT strategic plan for the City of Boise, ID and City of Surrey, BC
  • Procurement assistance for tier-2 government ERP software for a water district and a municipality
  • IT benchmarking for a major county in Washington


Aug 2003 - Apr 2005


Pepperdine University


  • Decision-making, risk modeling, and data modeling
  • Econometrics, Research Methods
  • Statistics, Economics using STATA and Analytica
  • Land Use Planning, Environmental Policy

Activities and Societies:

  • Graduate Assistant for Economics - taught lab sessions and conducted study reviews
  • Member of Women in Public Policy - supported student run organization
  • Team Member for City of Malibu Visioning - capstone project focused on the housing element
Sep 1999 - Jun 2003


University of Washington

Courses and Certifications:

  • Certificate in Quantitative Managerial Economics
  • Cost Benefit Analysis, Public Finance
  • Game Theory, Econometrics
  • Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Finance
  • Marketing, Business Writing, Organizational Development

Activities and Societies:

  • President of the Vietnamese Student Association - raised $8,000 for charity, an increase of 260% over prior year results
  • Program Manager for the Student Technology Fee Committee - facilitated proposal process for $3M technology fund
  • Webmaster at Experimental College - redesigned and implemented new website using Dreamweaver
  • Senator at ASUW Senate - represented the Vietnamese Student Association at the student senate level
  • Member of UW Business Information Technology Society - participated in weekly membership meetings to learn about technology firms



Model Development

Design and develop economic and financial models for analysis using Excel and Analytica. Models include sensitivity analysis, Monte Carlo simulations, user input forms.

Database Development

Database design, development, and deployment using Access and MySQL.

Web 2.0

Experienced in social networking including Facebook, Myspace, LinkedIN, and twitter. Constantly reviewing and monitoring the progress of social tools for professional development.

Web Design, Blog Development, WordPress

Experienced in HTML, graphic design, website develop lifecycle, and development of online blog presence. Primary focus in WordPress CMS and Thesis framework.


Experienced in statistical analysis and data mining. Additional experience in audit techniques using WinIDEA and Audit Command Language.