Highly creative and charismatic leader, with 20+ years of success coaching and developing individuals and teams. Accomplished in strategic business development, innovation, brand development and interdisciplinary design. Fuels collaborative inquiry by leveraging design and coaching principles.


• Citi Mentors ‘01, ‘02, ‘03, ‘04 - Mentor and Mentee, Launch Team

• AIGA/Jacksonville Chapter       President ‘98-‘00,  - Increased membership by 18% over 2 seasons       Current Advisory Board       Co-Chair, Student Mentorship, Discover Design

• First Coast Coaches Association          President ‘07-‘08 • Vice President ‘08-‘09

• Big Fun Foundation          Member - Board of Directors ‘05 - present

• Woman’s Small Business Center • Marketing Matters Mentor Program           Mentor ‘07- ‘09 - Sponsor ‘08, 09


To reshape the business world by bringing our spirits alive.

I am currently in the process of relocating to New York to support family needs.

I seek a full time position with an organization that believes it's human capital is it's greatest asset.

I desire to leverage my skills to ignite a leadership team to take their organization to the next level of ethical business practices by building and strengthening their brand values and their human capital.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2006 - Present


Gathering Coaching Consultancy

Gathering is a coaching consultancy focused on supporting organizations to align their Brand and core values.  We design and moderate interactive sessions that fascilitate the integration of core values throughout the organization.

Services include: Coaching • Team Off-site Design & Facilitation • Brand Development • Values Development

Clients Include: Jacksonville Public Library • Quality Sign Company • Axis Design • Creature • Goutier Design

Nov 1999 - Aug 2005

Senior Vice President • Director of User Experience and E-business Development

Managed all Citi cards web properties, inclusive of over 100 partner branded sites including strategic development and execution  •  Managed 120+ cross functional team & agency relationships. 

Partners Included: Home Depot • Sears • Shell • JJill •Lands End • American Express...   

Milestones: Site redesign, achieved #1 Credit Card web site, in Gomez ranking two years running  •  Increased Customer satisfaction by 8%  • Designed and launched Employee Engagement training workshops increasing employee satisfaction by18% YOY. • Achieved highest Employee Engagement scores within business unit. • Co-created and launched employee recognition program accross business units.

Jun 1996 - Nov 1999

Associate Vice President/Creative Services • Creative Director

Citibank, NA Cards, formerly AT&T Universal Card Services,

Development of creative strategy for advertising, direct response, plastics and statements. Competitive analysis through out customer communication stream, product development, managing to strategic and financial goals. • Brand stewardship for AT&T & Citibank. • Managed and developed 35+ design team. • Caples Award winning team.

Milestones: Launched the record breaking AT&T Universal Business Card  •  Reduced fulfillment costs by 6% across all portfolios.  • Led integration of AT&T & Citicorp best brading practices across multple customer facing channels •  Designed and launched creativity workshops to support innovation funnel.

Dec 1994 - Jun 1995

Creative Director

Keating Advertising

Conceptualization and design of direct mail packages, corporate collateral print advertising and new business pitches. • Managed 15+ design team

Clients included: Anasazi Software • Emirates Airlines • Grande Collection of Hotels • The Moroccan Tourist Board

  Milestones: Developed project tracking system to reduce cycle time by 20% 

Oct 1992 - Dec 1994

Senior Art Director

Clients included: Chase Manhattan Bank • CompuServe • GE Exchange • IBM • Kal Kan • The US Mint

Milestones: Launched fastest selling coin collection in US Mint history

Apr 1991 - Oct 1992

Creative Director

Travel Dynamics

Oversaw in-house design and production of all collateral & shipboard materials for travel marketed to alumni and non-profit organizations.

Milestones: Increased response rates by 5.5%. Reduced cycle time by 30%. • Decreased production costs by 20%

Jun 1990 - Apr 1991

Sr Art Director

McCann Direct

Clients included: AT&T • United Parcel Service • RJ Reynolds • Fidelity • American Express

Milestones: Co-created the first member get a member program for RJ Reynolds,

Jan 1988 - Jun 1990

Senior Designer

Scheinzeit Design

Clients included: Cushman Wakefield • The First Boston Corporation • Bankers Trust • Chemical Bank

Milestones: Created Cushman Wakefield's first design standards manual integrating a national sales force.



American Management Association

7 Habits Highly Affective People - Steven Covey • Emotional Intelligence • Brand Measurement

Center For Creative Leadership

Leadership at the Peak • Leadership Development Program (LDP)®

Oct 2003 - Jun 2005

Certified Proactive Coach

Coaches Training Institute, ICF Accredited
Sep 1980 - Jan 1895

Bachelor of Fine Arts

State University of New York At New Paltz



Mind-Body Connection

• Yoga Teacher   Relaxation   Power • Mindfulness Meditation • Breath Work


• Communication • Negotiation • Leading By Example • Group Dynamics • Shared Leadership • Self Management • Engagement • Motivation • Vision Development


• Collaboration • Concept Development • Metaphorical Exploration • Serious Play Technique • Multi-disciplinary Design • Presentation • Image & Sound Associations


• Listening: Active, Empathic, Collaborative, Sensory • Visualization: Guided, Experiential, Auditory • Curriculum Design: Workshops, Programs, Retreats • Values Exploration & Articulation • Goal Setting • Tactical Planning • Time Management • Accountability Structure Creation • Holistic View Pointing • Strengths Leverage • Personal Re-Branding • Emotional & Social Intelligence