Skills

Skills

Operations Management

Team Leadership

Employee Training

Employee Relations

Labor Relations

Strategic Planning

Employee Benefits

Interest

Exercise, Cooking, Interior designing, pets, reading, fashion

Work History

Work History
Sep 2012 - May 2013

Project Manager – Human Resources & Special Projects

WEIRTON AREA PORT AUTHORITY Inc.
Aug 1994 - Aug 2012

Program Director as HR Business Partner

RG Steel Inc

Direct all functions for training programs and building administration including: Human resources, educational programming, strategic planning, financial management, career counseling/academic advising, administrative management, internal communications and marketing functions.

1994 - 2000

Adjunct Instructor/Community Education/Special Projects

West Virginia Northern Community College

Multiple Business Courses through Sophomore Level as well as Business and Industrial Training and Special Projects Administration

1997 - 2000

Adjunct Instructor

West Liberty University

Multiple Business Courses through Senior Level

1993 - 1994

Personnel Assistant - Compensation & Benefits

Consol Energy

Employee benefit plans enrollment, employee orientation, and investment plan administration, management of severance package benefits for union and nonunion mines; additional areas of responsibility included: wellness initiatives programs, United Way and other charitable programs, educational reimbursements, drug testing, regional newsletter production, workers’ compensation, internal auditing, and other HR special projects administration

Education

Education
2012 - 2012

Certificate

Wharton Business School

Completed Group Health Plan Design and Group Benefits Management (2 of 3) courses for Group Benefits Associate (GBA) designation. The final course, GBA 3 Health Care: Financing, Quality and Reform was revised in October 2011.

1999 - 2000

higher Education

Franciscan University of Steubenville

Completed courses in Models of Teaching and Philosophical Studies in Education for continuing education.

1992 - 1993

Masters

West Virginia University

Worked full-time in a hospitality position and as a part-time graduate teaching assistant to self-finance education expenses.

1991 - 1992

MBA

West Virginia University

Worked full-time in a hospitality position and as a part-time graduate teaching assistant to self-finance education expenses.

Aug 1987 - Dec 1990

Bachelors

West Liberty University