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Team centered marketing professional focused on strategic Web-centric communications and design, venturing into the realm of social media seeking management opportunity with medium to large client-ori... View all
2200 N. Central Ave.
Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85004


5841 S. Country Club Way
Tempe , AZ 85283
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Job titles: (1)
  • Marketing Communications
Skills (4):
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Teaching/Training
  • Public Speaking
  • Website content and design


Scottsdale Community College - Vocational degree 2010 - 2010
Major: Web Graphic Design
Cumulative grade point average: 3.00
Governors State University - Master's degree 1980 - 1982
Major: Media Communications
Cumulative grade point average: 3.38
Governors State University - Bachelor of Arts 1979 - 1980
Major: Media Communications
Cumulative grade point average: 3.00

Detailed work experience

For-profit and non-profit organizations
December 2008 - Present (6 years 7 months) | Phoenix, Arizona



  • Promoted press release writing workshop presented by national media strategist, Lea Haben

  • Designed website content for for discounted leisure and luxury travel

  Active with media and social service non-profit organizations


  • Arizona Interactive Marketing Association (AZIMA) – Website launch team, (December 2010)


  • American Marketing Association (AMA) – Facilitated event planning for the annual Spectrum Awards

           Phoenix Conservatory of Music (PCM) – Advisory Board member

           for marketing and public relations. Created partnership

           with Scottsdale Community College Music Industry Club

Phoenix Philanthropists – St. Mary’s Food Bank and United Methodist Outreach Ministries


  • Michael T. Flynn Foundation – Raising awareness for caregivers for family members with cancer

           Singleton Moms – Recruit volunteers to support single moms battlling cancer while parenting their children



Guest Services Rep (Suite Attendant)
Phoenix Suns/Phoenix Mercury Sports and Entertainment Service
September 2010 - Present (4 years 10 months) | Phoenix, Arizona



Welcome and assist corporate marketing sponsors, luxury suite guests at professional sporting and

performance events held at US Airways Center, home of the Phoenix Suns/Phoenix Mercury

National Sales Account Executive
Insight Direct/Insight Public Sector
August 1998 - November 2008 (10 years 3 months) | Tempe, Arizona

non-profit entities for California elementary/secondary school districts, colleges and universities, American Red Cross, and Goodwill Industries

  • Developed and maintained account base for regional educational institutions and national

  • Negotiated Insight Public Sector membership with, a nationwide purchasing consortium representing over 1800 accredited colleges, universities, and K-12 schools


  • Facilitated partnership with Qwest and Insight’s Networking Team to complete a $250,000 project providing Internet connectivity to Goodwill Industries

           in the Greater New York and New Jersey area

Adjunct Faculty-English/Journalism
Maricopa County Community College District
August 1990 - May 2007 (16 years 9 months) | Mesa, Arizona

  • Over 15 years experience interacting with diverse student population teaching film, radio, television, and Mass Media in Society courses at Mesa Community College, the largest of the 10 community colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District

           Received national recognition from Broadcast Educators Association (BEA) as one of four community college professors to research, write, and

          present on panel addressing the incorporation of twenty-first century technology into the broadcast education curriculum

          Participated with nationwide Sports Marketing special interest group focusing on the need to include the study of sports marketing at

        community college curriculum level

Service Quality Marketing Assessor
West Group Marketing Research
April 1990 - April 1995 (5 years 0 months) | Phoenix, Arizona

  • Performed/designed in-depth field and telephone marketing evaluation studies for Arizona Public Service, Bank of America, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Arizona

  • Onsite visits to client locations throughout the state of Arizona

  • Observed focus groups and their respective results to gauge consumer feedback

Candidate sections



  • Candidate for January, 2011, BUSINESS ON BOARD, new board member training classes which staffs program participants in arts/cultural and social service agency boards


  • Contributing sponsor of  creating web page content and blogs, web graphic designer for and  launching  December, 2010 


  • Nominated for 2010 The Heart of Business – Volunteer Spirit Award, co-sponsored by Phoenix Business Journal and HandsOn Greater Phoenix


  • Scholarship recipient from City of Phoenix Workforce Connection to continue education for  Microsoft Office 2007 Master Certification and Scottsdale Community College General Scholarship Fund for Web Graphic Design (WGD) 2010-2011

Detailed personality assessment

Friendly, outgoing, assertive, energetic
Trusting, genuine, considerate, cooperative
Competent, organized, achieving, proactive
Open To Change
Imaginative, innovative, adaptable
Relaxed, contented, self-assured, resilient
Motivated To Achieve
Sets challenging goals, career-minded, ambitious
Motivated To Lead
Enjoys exercising control, wants to be in charge