Summary

I am a professional planner with a record of leadership and success handling all aspects of meetings, special events and fundraising initiatives within the not-for-profit and medical industries. The expertise gained through my familiarity with administrative procedures, experience planning meetings and special events, and knowledge of fundraising practices, plus my educational background, would make me an asset to any team. * Many years experience in the various aspects of not-for-profit management, working closely with fellow staff and volunteer members at all levels * Twenty-five percent increase in volunteer recruitment through successful training programs; Innovative design of volunteer and leadership handbooks * Creation of superior marketing and public relations programs; refining of association website * “Out of the box” thinking in designing and implementing fundraising activities of all types (auctions, dances, raffles, walkathons, raffles, health fairs, fashion shows, sporting events) * Creation and management of project schedules (including budgets, timelines, project plans and detailed task lists with responsibilities, deliverables and timeframes) in conjunction with team members (meetings, editorial, production, finance, systems, administration, fulfillment, client representatives and medical professionals) * Experience in working with members of the medical community through research projects and meetings * Personal job strengths consisting of being a major team player, keen research skills, good project and time management, and strong technical and computer skills * Earned the designations of Certified Association Executive (CAE) and Certified Meetings Professional (CMP)

Work History

Work History
Feb 2008 - Dec 2009

Assoc. Director of Operations

National Catholic Development Conference
2006 - 2007

Director, Conference and Tradeshow

Women's Healthcare Forum

Medical conference and tradeshow producer

Education

Education

Certificates

New York University

CUNY BA

City University of New York

Certifications

Certifications

Certified Association Executive

American Society of Association Executives

Certified Meeting Professional

Convention Liaison Council