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Accomplished Supply Chain Management, Procurement and Operations professional with more than 11 years experience using exceptional communication and leadership skills to coach, manage, and motivate diverse professionals in challenging environments. Regarded as a high-performance leader with a results-oriented focus.  Solid experience in planning, implementing, and executing strategies resulting in greater customer confidence and strengthened business results. Embrace diverse environments committed to promoting creativity, effective problem solving, and breakthrough results. Experience as a Naval Officer has proved extremely instrumental in the areas of development and execution of strategies and action plans within the international supply chain arena.


Twitter API Search AppLighthouse Labs, Toronto, ON

Node.js, JavaScript, Jquery, HTML, CSS

  • Built an app that utilizes Twitter's API to search for key phrases. Users can click on specific tweet results and be directed to the poster's Twitter account.

Contact ListLighthouse Labs, Toronto, ON

Ruby, Sinatra, JavaScript, JQuery, ActiveRecord, HTML, CSS

  • Created a SPA that allows users to  add new contacts, and search for contacts.

BucketDropLighthouse Labs, Toronto, ON

Ruby, ActiveRecord, HTML, CSS, JQuery

  • Worked in a team of 2 to design a web application that allows users to  create, edit and delete personalized bucket lists. Within each bucket, users can also create, edit and delete items. 

Rotten MangoesLighthouse Labs, Toronto, ON

Ruby, Rails, ActiveRecord, HTML, CSS, JQuery,

  • First Rails app mocked after Rotten Tomatoes.

Music WallLighthouse Labs, Toronto, ON

Ruby, ActiveRecord, Sinatra, HTML, CSS

  • An app to share songs and vote on favourites. My first implementation of Sinatra and ActiveRecord. Styled with Bootstrap.

Two Player GameLighthouse Labs, Toronto, ON


  • A simple addition game played between 2 players in the terminal. The game add and subtracts points based on player answers.

Work History

Mar 2015Feb 2016

Warehouse Manager

Estee Lauder Companies, Toronto ON

Direct Reports: 18 (split between two sites)

Global Spend Accountability: $52M; Budget: $1.3M

Spearheads warehouse operations for 2 of 3 Canadian production facilities with over 5,700 SKUs. Improves operational performance and achieves budgetary goals by developing and executing multiple distribution, transportation, and training programs. Creates and institutes warehousing training/cross-training programs. Effectively manages international and domestic shipments to fulfil customer demands.

• Improved inbound and outbound inventory flow through JIT ordering and shipping.
• Increased warehouse capacity by 8% by identifying and disposing of stagnant inventory.
• Reduced inventory on the floor by 100% through the creation of 40 inbound locations, 12 staging locations, and 11 shipping locations.
• Reduced labour costs by 7% by restructuring headcount.
• Increased productivity by leading team in warehouse redesign and the creation of designated shipping and receiving lanes.
• Implemented a comprehensive set of KPIs and performance to metrics to track warehouse productivity.
• Worked alongside local and global planning teams to remove stagnant inventory and bring inventory into the warehouse on a 3-day cycle to reduce congestion and improve flow.
• Ships 1,260 pallets and 11,000,000 units per month to international and domestic destinations.

Jul 2013Feb 2015

Procurement and Contracting Officer

Canadian Armed Forces, Ottawa ON

Directorate of Maritime Procurement
Royal Canadian Navy

Direct Reports: 1
Global Spend Accountability: $55M; Budget: $8M

• Managed 7 multi-million dollar contracts for the repair and overhaul of naval equipment.
• Supply Chain Optimization Program Lead. Led year-long project to refine and optimize Canadian supply chain using Lean and Agile processes.
• Established e-business processes with key suppliers and developed relationships.
• Provided financial forecasts to senior military leaders to ensure strategic goals were met.
• Delivered cost savings of $3M on available spend of $8M.
• Implemented/Executed Supplier Optimization Program.
• Advised vendors and colleagues on contracting and supply chain policies and procedures.
• Led annual performance reviews.

Jun 2012Jul 2013

Logistics Officer

Canadian Armed Forces, Halifax NS

Royal Canadian Navy

Direct Reports: 32
Global Spend Accountability: $11M; Budget: $3.5M

• Led a team of 32 logistics professionals on an anti-piracy mission in the Indian Ocean.
• Worked with Canadian stakeholders, foreign militaries, and international logistics agencies to organize and lead resupply efforts both at sea and ashore.
• Coordinated and oversaw port visits in the Mediterranean, the Middle East and Africa that included contracting port services and managing inbound and outbound freight.
• Served as transportation officer, coordinating custom clearances, visa applications, and flights in and out of foreign ports.
• Oversaw all retail operations, including inventory management, warehousing, and bookkeeping.
• Provided prudent financial management and oversight of $3.5 million dollar budget during the ship’s deployment.
• Managed and oversaw hospitality events in Aqaba and Dar es Salaam that included foreign nationals and dignitaries.

Jan 2011Jun 2012

Hospitality Services Officer

Canadian Armed Forces, Halifax NS

Canadian Forces Base Halifax
Royal Canadian Navy

Direct Reports: 51 (Military and Civilian)
Global Spend Accountability: $25M; Budget: $5M

• Led a team of 51 customer service professionals to deliver hospitality service and support at Canadian Forces Base Halifax.
• Developed a Lean Business Plan to restructure food production operations across Canadian Forces Base Halifax (resulted in annual cost savings of $500,000).
• Served as Treasurer for the Officer’s Mess.
• Provided prudent budget and financial management for all messes across Canadian Forces Base Halifax (cost savings of $1.1M for FY12).

Sep 2009Jan 2011

Staff Officer Expenditure Management

Canadian Armed Forces, Halifax NS

Maritime Forces Atlantic Headquarters
Royal Canadian Navy

Global Spend Accountability: $200M

• Provided financial oversight and review of all invoice payments across Maritime Forces Atlantic.
• Assisted in implementing the Delegation of Authority database to track and uphold financial delegations across 25 departments.


Mar 2016Apr 2016

Web Immersive

Lighthouse Labs


Master of Science in Operations and Supply Chain Management

University of Liverpool


Bachelor of Business Administration

Royal Military College of Canada