How I can help you

16 + Years as a Small Business Management Instructor and Counselor for Portland Community Colleges Small Business Development Center.Co-Created and managed a 2 year Small Business Management Program for existing small business owners who employed 50 or less employees. Conducted workshops on a variety of tropics to augment the running, operating and growth of small businesses. Provided mentoring to businesses enrolled in the 2 year certificate program. Also conducted numerous classes on starting, legal structures, business plans, financing, hiring employees, accounting and payroll taxes, sales and marketing, expansion and operations of a small businesses. 14 years in Banking, as a consumer, small business and large business lender for First Interstate Bank (now part of Wells Fargo) and as a real estate originator and processor for 2 real estate brokers firms and Washington Mutual Bank. 4 years as a small business owner providing business plans, marketing plans, operations planning and couching to small businesses and grant writing planning and assistance, operations planing and couching to non-profits. 3 years as a social worker for New Rochelle, New Yorks Department of Social Services. Provided case management and resources services for clients in New Rochelle area.

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting & Cash Flow
  • Business Plans / Startup Assistance
  • Human Resources
  • Non-Profit
  • Operations

Industry Experience

  • Other Services (except public admin.)
  • Educational Services
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services
  • Real Estate & Rental & Leasing

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone