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Adjunct Faculty

Westmoreland County Community College

  • Instruct students in courses related to management, human relations, public relations, global marketing.
  • Certified and conduct classes using BlackBoard education software.
Aug 2008Present

Assistant Program Director-Web Wise Kids Certified Trainer

Brannon Consulting Inc.

  • Responsible for training and the distribution of the “MISSING” on-line predator software to 100 schools withthe 5th Congressional District of Pennsylvania.
  • Coordinate with Intermediate Unit Executive and Curriculum Directors to implement training.
  • Track implementation progress of the program and provide support to school districts
Oct 2000Present

Adjunct Faculty

Indiana County Technology Center

  • Instructed adult students in the areas of: Cultural diversity, sexual harassment, resume building, interviewing skills, ethical work behaviors.
Aug 2007Dec 2008

Graduate Assistant

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

  • Spring 2008 and Fall 2008 semesters assigned to the Dean’s office in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences to review all junior year and graduating students status to ensure all courses were completed.
  • Fall 2007 semester co-instructed sociology courses with Dr. Harvey Holtz. Responsible for delivering lectures, leading student groups, developing quizzes, and grading journals and other papers as necessary.
Jan 2005May 2007


Instructed courses in Hospitality Management Department related to human resource management, hospitality management, hotel sales, production and service lecture and laboratory classes.

·Responsible for students on internship assignments

·Responsible for updated Hospitality Management Department website

·Hospitality Management Department Library liaison ensuring resources were purchased and up-to-date in the university library.

·Hospitality Management Department’s recruitment and retention representative.


Attended Swiss Hotel Operations Training, receiving credits towards my Bachelor’s degree.

Jun 1996Present

El Centro Biligue

Attended and received credit for Spanish language and culture courses towards Bachelor’s degree.

Work Experience

Indiana University of Pennsylvania - Dixon Center Indiana, PA, United States Mar 2009 - Present Consultant- Professional Services 
  • Provide professional services in the development of a new training program for PennDOT County Maintenance Managers.
  • Work scheduled on an as needed basis.
Indiana University of Pennsylvania- Applied Research Lab Indiana, PA, United States Nov 2008 Professional Consultant 
  • Provided statistical analysis for state funded grant
Indiana University Of Pennsylvania Indiana, PA, United States May 2007 - Aug 2008 Program Assistant- Summer Orientation 
  • Responsible for schedule development and ensuring income freshmen and transfer students were registered for appropriate and required courses.
  • Assisted Advising and Testing office with Summer Orientation registration process.

SAI Consulting Engineers, Inc. Pittsburgh , PA, United States Feb 2005 - Aug 2006 Marketing Coordinator 
  • Supervised Graphic Arts Department
  • Responsible for day-to-day business development including research of future projects, developing relationships with private and public firms and acquiring new business.
  • Facilitated proposals and letters of interest including selection of sub consultants to form effective and efficient teams.
  • Developed and maintained the company database to improve executive management decisions during the project development process.
  • Manager of conference and trade show exhibits.
  • Co-chair of the firms’ Business Development Committee.
  • Primary contact for all media correspondence.
  • Updated marketing information to improve brand recognition, including standardization of company logo
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Indiana, PA, United States May 1999 - Feb 2005 Quality Coordinator 
  • Responsible for all quality training, cost savings programs, employee recognition, employee ideas program, strategic development, After Action Reviews, Self-Assessment Gap-analysis activities, internal customer satisfaction surveys,
  • Lead facilitator and Innovations coordinator
  • District ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001:1996 coordinator
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Coordinator for the District.

Business Intern

May 1999-2000

    • Developed tracking methods for Agility projects throughout the District.
    • Liaison between Central Office and District.
    • Assisted in Statewide computer tracking program.
    • Active member of Violence in the Workplace policy committee.

Volunteer Work

Alpha Sigma Tau National Sorority, Birmingham, Alabama

  • Delta Chapter Advisor at Indiana University of Pennsylvania 2006-present
  • Founder and President of Housing Corporation at Delta Chapter
  • Tau Honor Council Member
  • Collegiate Advisory Board Member

Community Quality Institute, Pittsburgh, PA

  • Independent Review Board Member

Oakmont Chamber of Commerce, Oakmont, Pennsylvania

  • 2002-2004; Vice President, Acting Treasurer, and various committee chairs


·Women’s Leadership Award, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2008

·Recipient of the Girl Scouts of America Gold Award, 1997


Sep 2008Present

Web Wise Kids Certified Trainer

Web Wise Kids
Jan 2007Present

BlackBoard Educational Software

Westmoreland County Community College
Jan 2008Jan 2011

Responsible Alcohol Management Program (RAMP)

Apr 2002Apr 2005

Certified Quality Manager

American Society of Quality