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Work experience

Work experience
May 2004 - Present

Executive Director & President

Career Directors International

Career Directors International (CDI) is a professional association committed to delivering industry innovation and unlimited potential for career professionals, and places top priority on introducing new member opportunities in education, connection and empowerment. Our global membership spans all career disciplines and includes resume writers, career coaches and counselors, job developers, recruiters, outplacement specialists, HR practitioners and other specialists from private practice, civil service, academia and military.

Aug 1995 - Present


A Competitive Edge Career Service, LLC
A Competitive Edge Career Service, LLC is a turn-key career management, resume writing and career coaching organization dedicated to providing global excellence to its clientele. More information can be learned regarding the award-winning career services of ACECS, LLC at


1987 - 1992

BA, Creative & Technical Writing

University of Central Florida
  • Credits toward MA, Human Resource Development & Training - Webster University, Melbourne, FL
  • Credits toward MS, Counseling - University of Central, FL, Orlando, FL


  • Master Career Director (MCD)
  • Certified Expert Resume Writer (CERW), Certified Advanced Resume Writer (CARW) and former Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) expired due to membership non-renewal
  • Credentialed Career Manager (CCM)
  • Certified Employment Interview Consultant (CEIC)
  • Certified Job and Career Transition Coach (JCTC)
  • Certified Electronic Career Coach (CECC)
  • Certified Career Management Coach (CCMC)
  • Certified Internet Job Search Expert (CIJSE)
  • Certified Web Portfolio Practitioner (CWPP)
  • Reach 360 Branding Assessment Certified