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Career Highlights

  • Performed a 320-hour field practicum as a Program Planner for an MCH non-profit in Kansas City.
  • 5 years of experience working with families as a Certified Doula and childbirth educator.
  • Winner of 2010 President’s Medallion for Outstanding Leadership and Service, Loyola Chicago
  • Conducting 2 literature reviews delivering 400 clinical articles for a NYT best-selling author.
  • Conducting research on MCH issues for March of Dimes and National Women’s Law Center.
  • Running a popular blog garnering over 1 million page views annually
  • Managing social media pages with more than 45,000 combined total followers
  • Developed and delivered a professional workshop worth 6 CEUs to MCH professionals
  • Guest lecturing each year at Northern Illinois University and various conferences and events.

Special Skills

Program Planning Professional Writing  Professional Speaking
Business Management Professional Advocacy Social Media Management
Research Project Management Marketing

Education

University of Illinois Chicago, School of Public HealthMaster of Public Health (MPH)
Community Health Sciences Division, Maternal Child Health Program
2015

Loyola University Chicago

Bachelor of Arts in Business Management and Organizational Leadership
Magna Cum Laude: GPA 3.899

2012

Professional Experience

Health Management Associates

Consultant

  • Providing support to clients in all facets of healthcare and health policy from hospital systems and Medicaid managed care organizations to private equity firms
  • Providing procurement support, project management, research, document design, and consulting
2016 – Current
MCPHS University

Adjunct Faculty, Public Health

  • Online instructor in the public health courses
  • Developed and delivered course through LMS (Blackboard
2016 – Current
Revolution Enterprises

Director of Training & Development / Project Manager

  • Direct report to the Chief Operations Officer, responsible for all operations projects and procedure development
  • Promoted from Project Manager where managed teams in as many as 7 different locations across state lines to the successful completion of major corporate projects
  • Daily process development, process improvement, procedure documentation
  • Managed a team of technical writers to compete laboratory, formulations, and cultivation operations manuals and SOPs.
  • Interfaced with public health departments for the completion of state licensing applications
  • Assisted with sales operations process improvement and procedure development
2015 – 2016
Officite/Internet Brands, Inc.

Medical Copywriter

  • Delivered SEO-rich articles on medical topics designed to educate consumers on healthcare options
2015 – Current
TFB Blog and Resource Guide

Chief Editor and Author

  • In this part-time entrepreneurial endeavor I have created a large international community of readers focused on maternal and child health topics
  • I have accumulated readership of over 1 million page views per year with 45,000 followers on social media outlets.
2007 – 2015
Restorative Exercise, Inc.

Research Assistant

  • For this project, I conducted a 400+ piece literature review for a NYT Best Selling Author and Biomechanist, Katy Bowman
  • I organized all research and citations in Endnote, then printed, bound, and shipped these for her review
2014 – 2015
Uzazi Village

Program Planner

  • For my master’s field practicum, I spent 320 contact hours building a program plan for this community doula organization
  • I helped build and develop a community outreach plan
  • Delivered a thorough analysis of implementation and program outcomes
2014-2015
National Women’s Law Center

Research Assistant

  • In this volunteer role for coursework credit, I worked with the NWLC to identify an instrument to collect responses from lactation consultants on compliance with the ACA then developed the survey tool
Spring 2014
Illinois Maternal And Child Health Coalition

Research Assistant

  • In this role I served as site manager to deliver a survey on early elective deliveries for women in the Western Suburbs
  • I helped develop the survey tool and performed all the data entry on the responses collected
2012 – 2013
Classified Ventures

Product Specialist

  • In this role I helped to create banner advertising solutions for our national original equipment manufacturers
  • I worked as a project manager to coordinate between various product stakeholders and lead customer trainings in various cities
  • I also ran data analysis on our products to gauge ROI
2006 – 2009

Achievements

Loyola University President’s Medallion
For outstanding achievement in community service, academics, and scholarship
2010

Weingarten Award for Excellence in Writing – Wright College

2006

References

References available upon request.
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