Work History

Work History
Dec 2005 - Present

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

Spectrum Pension Consultants, Inc.

Responsible for all business operations, professional services oversight, corporate strategy, and all aspects of the organization's policies and initiatives.  Consultant to senior employer decision makers in small to mid-size employer organizations for all aspects of their compensation and employee benefit programs.

Jul 2011 - Present

Co-Founder & Chairman

GROUPIRA, INC.

We launched GROUPIRA in July 2011 with the objective of leveraging the collective buying power of many investors to drive down investment costs.  Through GROUPIRA, we offer a better way to invest for retirement.

Jun 2004 - Aug 2005

Project / Program Manager

Intel Corporation

Managed cross-organizational global project teams chartered to enhance Intel supply chain operations. Supported Intel's 100% eProcurement initiative by driving RosettaNet project implementations with key indirect material Fab suppliers. Co-lead initiative deploying an SAP manufacturing resource planning and automated procurement system for Intel Flash Stakeholders. Launched & lead cross-organizational procurement user group to drive widespread adoption of multi-dimensional procurement reporting analytics system.

Jun 2001 - Jun 2004

Buyer/Senior Buyer

Intel Corporation

Managed supplier performance and contractual remedies. Oversaw $60+ million annual global supply line of goods & services for multiple semiconductor fabrication facilities. Drove commodity team initiatives, including implementation of Just in Time ("JIT") inventory management systems. Focused on total cost optimization; delivered cost savings initiatives of $10+ million. Developed and executed negotiation plans, including multiple Internet Auctions of commoditized goods. Managed critical success indicator performance to goal. Continuously improved purchasing procedures and systems to achieve operational excellence.

Education

Education

Certifications

Certifications
2009 - Present

Qualified Plan Financial Consultant (QPFC)

American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries