Oct 2011 - Present
Feb 2011 - Dec 2011
Aging and Disability Resource Coordinator
Resource coordinator for the statewide Aging and Disability Rescource Centers. Outreach and marketing focus along with building community relationships and support. Unifying resources for a "no wrong door" approach to services for the aging and disability population of Wyoming.
Establishing relationships with all service providers across the State of Wyoming.
Marketing the Aging and Disability Resource Center as the information and referral entry point and options database for anyone over 55 and those 18 and older with a disability.
Public awareness of the I & R center
AIRS standards utilized
Collaborating with the Independent Living Facilities, discharge planners, nursing homes and Senior Centers to provide a single point of entry for resources, options counseling, information and referrals.
Jun 2007 - Feb 2011
Program Manager/Community Development
Wyoming Cancer Resource Services
Wyoming Cancer Resource Services provides state supported cancer screenings, patient navigation and cancer education to Wyoming individuals that are within the 250% poverty level and have no insurance coverage. Responsibilities include staff supervision, developing an dimplementing the work plan, reporting, data analysis, fundraising, marketing and community liasion to the entire 5 county region.
Increased cancer screenings by 25% in regional market of five counties by grass roots marketing, public speaking and educating the target market on preventative services available through-out the region.
Re-established a coalition of concerned stakeholders to promote a federally funded healthcare clinic opening in 2011 for better access to healthcare in a small market, membership is now over 50 individuals in the social service industry, city council, mental health and legislative personel.
Collaborated with the Wyoming Cancer Control Consoortium to create, edit and implement the 2011-2015 Wyoming Cancer Control Plan.
Jun 2006 - Jul 2008
Assistant Director of Marketing
Responsible for relationship marketing programs, recruiting new patients, tracking increases in revenue as a result of relationship marketing.
Responsible for all volunteer activities and fundraising through the volunteer auxillary.
Jul 1994 - Jun 2008
Senior Sales Director
Mary Kay Cosmetics
Developed and trained a team of sales people and had continued success for 15 years. Utilized transferable leadership skilss to move into the healthcare field upon moving to Wyoming.
Personally responsible for recruiting, education, motivating all contract labor.
Led sales force of 100 to achieve corporate goals in retail sales for 8 consecutive years.
Earned 14 career cars.
Bachelors of Arts
Nov 2008 - Dec 2010
Masters in Business Administration
Western Governors University
Continulink Software Program
Microsoft Office Suite
Experienced Business Development specialist committed to expanding grassroots marketing, establishing and maintaining positive relationships, building credibility and trust with the community, creative teamwork and buildling the return on investment. Expertise in leading coalitions for non-profit organizations, proactive problem solver, excellent communication skills, time managment and multi-tasking skills, ability to work without supervision.
Quality Access to Healthcare in Rural Communities-Establishing a Federally Qualified Healthcare Clinic in the local community
Closing the gender wage gap in Wyoming through advocacy in conjuction with the Wyoming Women's Foundation.