. Senior Financial Management professional with over 12 years of military and federal government civil service experience combined seeking an opportunity to work with an ambitious, results oriented organization where I can continue to grow, enhance my skills, take on additional responsibilities, contribute value leading to efficient and effective measures and processes, and prepare myself for positions of greater responsibilities.
BRANCH CHIEF, BUDGET EXECUTION BRANCH / DEPUTY CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICERJan 2012 to Current Department of State, Bureau － Washington, DC
SENIOR FINANCIAL ANALYSTJan 2009 to Jan 2012 AUDIT LIASION － Washington, DC
OPERATIONS & LOGISTICS CHIEFJan 2001 to Jan 2009 ADMINSTRATIONDepartment of Defense, United States Marines (Active Duty - 3 COMBAT CAMPAIGNS) - Various assignments across commands and continents from serving at the Pentagon, Washington DC to Iraq, Afghanistan, and Morocco
Masters of Business Administration, (EMBA) - Financial Management2012Naval Postgraduate School Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA) - Financial Management, Naval Postgraduate School, 2012
Course and Program Management2011Defense Acquisition SchoolAcquisition 101 and 201 Course, and Program Management 250 Course, Defense Acquisition School, 2011
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance2008Strayer UniversityBachelor of Business Administration (BBA) - Finance, Strayer University, 2008
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal - 2009/03
Awarded for exemplary performance of duty while serving as the Administrative and Operations Chief to the Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps (Four Star General, USMC)
Outstanding performance while assigned to a Combat Zone
Awarded by the City of Jacksonville, North Carolina Chamber of Commerce for excellence
Currently oversees and manages the funds execution of an annual budget of $600 million across 8 major investments for the Bureau of Information Resource Management; the Information Technology arm for the Department of State.
Supervised and lead staff in executing the full range of budget cycle activities (preparation, justification, presentation, oversight, and execution).
Managed the formulation of budgets comprising of defense programs from Command and Communication (C2), and IT systems to warfighter technology enhancements valued at $2 billion.
Served as the primary program officer on all external auditing matters, working closely with auditing agencies such as the Government Accountability Office (GAO), and Office of the Inspector General.
Excellent management abilities in assigning, reviewing, and supervising the work of others, uses objectivity and fairness in judging people on their ability, and situations on the facts and supporting circumstances.
Over 12 years of military experience serving as a U.S. Marine performing various duties managing teams as large as 15 providing support to organizations ranging in size from 200 to 1000 personnel.
Proficient in MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access), SharePoint, database maintenance and administration, project management, information analysis, Program & Budget Information Systems, Acquisition Management Process, financial management operations. Business Management experience pertaining to; Systems Analysis, Managing Change, and Strategy, and Management Functions experience relating to; e-Business, Operations Management, Public Policy, Financial Management, and Acquisition and Project Management. Extensive experience in developing and maintaining Federal budget and financial management plans, and preparing budget documents for submission to external offices, such as the OMB, and Congress
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal - 2009/03 - Awarded for exemplary performance of duty while serving as the Administrative and Operations Chief to the Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps (Four Star General, USMC)
Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal - 2006/03 - Outstanding performance while assigned to a Combat Zone
Military Service Member of the Month - 2005/02 - Awarded by the City of Jacksonville, North Carolina Chamber of Commerce for excellence
Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal - 2003/11 - Demonstrated traits and qualities that clearly distinguish Marines of exceptional caliber, in competition before a board of seasoned veterans throughout the eastern United States
Meritoriously promoted on three separate occasions to billets of greater responsibility
Successfully completed 3 Combat Tours in supports of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom
Marines Marine CorpsServed as the Project Manager for the creation and maintenance of a visual database to accurately track all Marines assigned to U.S. Embassies worldwide. Assisted in the management of the command's personnel administration, servicing over 800 personnel. Served as the Agency Program Coordinator (APC) managing the Marine Corps Government Credit Card Program using Electronic Account Government Ledger System (EAGLS) for a total of 300 personnel. Compiled reports on account status and reconciled any delinquencies to return accounts to favorable status. Performed quarterly audits of personnel data, life insurance policies and pay related issues.
Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM), American Society of Military Comptrollers
American Society of Military Comptrollers
Logistics, Operations, Financial Management, Budget, Financial Analyst, Internal Controls, Access, Accounts To, Annuities, Arm, Audit, Auditing, Audits, Budgets, Business Management, Compiled Reports, Correspondence, Credit, Credit Card, Database, E-business, Excel, Financial Reports, Information Analysis, Liaison, Life Insurance, Maintenance, Microsoft Sharepoint, Million, Ms Office, Office Manager, Operations Management, Procurement, Project Management, Project Manager, Public Policy, Quantitative, Quantitative Analytical, Reconciling, Security, Sharepoint, Sharepoint Portal, Six Sigma, Six-sigma, Staffing, Systems Analysis, Word, Masters Of Business Administration, Mba, Program Management, Finance