Professional Summary

I've earned a reputation for delivering products people love by incorporating customer feedback at all stages of development. I'm committed to creating sustainable processes and harmonious teams. I garner buy-in for your vision at all levels to keep stakeholders aligned and proactively tackle roadblocks. I'm also a chocovore, a zero-waste evangelist, and a terrible, but irregular, jogger.

Skills

Product Strategy      Agile/Scrum Based Methodology   

Market Research and Launch Strategy    

User Testing and Feedback Integration.

NonviolentCommunication     Clifton Strengths Finder

Education

Graduated   2018

Pepperdine University

M.A. Social Entrepreneurship and Social Change

Graduated   2004

Georgia State University

B.A. Creative Writing and Critical Theory of Story

Work Experience

Head of Product - JAXJOX:  2020

At the intersection of the Internet of Things and data-science is a Seattle-based company called JAXJOX. I'm responsible for an eco-system of Smart fitness equipment, wellness biometric funnels, and a ML platform delivering targeted content based on user goals and habits. 

Head of Product - Bandwagon Technologies:  2018 - 2020

Developed and drove the company vision by leading day to day operations and end to end product delivery.  Established agile development practices, created long-term road maps with detailed backlogs, and implemented user-stories in executive planning to reduce product delivery time by 67%.

Enterprise and NGO Projects - 2016 - 2018

Masters Coursework: Finance for Non-Profits, Managing a Philanthropic Enterprise, Globalization & Social Change.

ECOThailand: Consulted for Thai NGO to measure the effects of culture and poverty on climate change.

Served Lakota Sioux leaders and studied restorative justice & organizing in a movement called Standing Rock.