Work History

Work History
Mar 2008 - Present

Image/Protocol Consultant

Self Employed Image Consultant

Business Owner / Consultant, 2000 – Present

Provide consultation and assistance in patient recruitment for The Plastic Surgery Company and Patients Unlimited Marketing Consultants. Consult at seminars across the country on internal marketing strategies, image and protocol, for successful patient recruitment. Consult with smaller practices that want to transition to fee for service, convert to primarily aesthetic practices, or to include aesthetic procedures. Consult with salons that want to integrate or convert to Medi-spas. Consulting services also include: etiquette, image and style coaching and shopping for CEOs, authors, celebrities, athletes, and private citizens; etiquette instruction to children and young adults; and advising on the rules of etiquette especially for dating for teens and adults.

Jan 1992 - Jul 2007

General Manager / Transitional Consultant / Marketing Director / Office Image Coordinator / Patient Coordinator / Aesthetician

Chesapeake Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics

Worked directly with owner/medical director and outside consultants to transition a busy plastic and reconstructive surgery office to a premiere cosmetic surgery center, the first integrated medi-spa in the State of Maryland with an emphasis on forward thinking cosmetic medicine and age management.

Education

Education
1989 - 1992

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Spanish Communications

Towson University

Courses in the Performing Arts

Rosemont College, Villanova University, and Peabody Institute

Concentration in Performing and Vocal Training (toward a Bachelor of Performing Arts) 

Emphasis on Drama, Musicals, writing lyrics and scripts, and directing

Summary

Extremely versatile and professional individual with broad ranging administrative management, organizational, coordinating, strategic marketing, business development, consultative, teaching, and customer service skills

FURTHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Licensed Paramedical Aesthetician, Von Lee International School of Aesthetics, Inc.

Certified Laser Technician/company trained

Certified Etiquette Coach, International School of Protocol

Apprenticeship in Medical Assisting, Chesapeake Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics

Member of the Association of Plastic Surgery Assistants

Past Member of SAG and AFTRA

Past Member of the Annapolis Historic Preservation Committee

Experienced in fundraising and charity work (i.e., co-host of reknowned Text-Books for Tots with guests of honor Laura Bush and Kendel Ehrlich)