Visionary Operations Executive with solid experience managing all levels of multiple projects including budgeting and administration. Business Manager with company oversight, committed to cost-effective management of resources and quality performance. Consultant offering outstanding presentation, communication and cross-cultural team management skills. High-energy, results-oriented leader with an entrepreneurial attitude. SKILL HIGHLIGHTS Project management Team Development Budget Management Vendor Negotiations Leadership/communication skills Self-motivated Event Management and Promotion Customer-oriented
Organizational Restructure and Change
Project Management: Initiated Leadership Conference for church leaders which resulted in increase of membership and financial giving.
Guided Adaptive Challenge Team in identifying underlying cause(s) of family domestic violence resulting in increasing awareness in the local church by 50%.
Operations Management: Managed the daily operation of the church.
Handled all functions related to administration, personnel, vendors, community relations, and ministry engagement.
Team Development: Reorganized the central focus of women's initiatives which resulted in healthier relations.
Mentored and coached team leaders resulting in a 12% increase in productivity.
President November 2012 to CurrentPENNSYLVANIA EASTERN KEYSTONE BAPTIST ASSOCIATION － Philadelphia, PA
Accountable for Women's Division including overall participant satisfaction.
Promoted strategic vision with creativity and savvy to ensure project deliverables.
Increased ministry involvement by 50%.
Headed annual Power of the Purse fund-raiser, resulting in a 40% increase in revenue.
Events Coordinator September 2012 to CurrentAMERICAN BAPTIST WOMEN'S MINISTRIES OF ABC-USA － Philadelphia, PA
Recommended events to executive committee and board resulting in 10% increase in younger women participating.
Oversaw planning teams to ensure events met the needs of 85% of our constituents.
Directed the planning of national events for women, including purpose, goal(s) and objective(s).
Consulted with the American Baptist Young Adult Women and Girls leaders to review program planning.
Adaptive Challenge Team Consultant May 2012 to CurrentTHE PHILADELPHIA BAPTIST ASSOCIATION － Philadelphia, PA
Conduct bi-weekly Sunday visits to Philadelphia Baptist Association churches resulting in strengthening communications between church leadership and the Association.
Spearheaded cross-functional initiative to achieve Domestic Violence Learning Communities between local Baptist Churches.
Managed team of twelve para-professionals.
Church Business Manager May 2007 to CurrentTHE CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER BAPTIST － Philadelphia, PA
Supported the Senior Pastor and Trustee Ministry with the management, development, implementation,.
coordination and evaluation of the church's business practices, procedures and employees.
Launched training development for leaders of ministries resulting in 45% program and service effectiveness.
President August 2004 to January 2005FAIRHILL COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL － Philadelphia, PA
Assisted in the development and implementation of a newly established educational institution by governing the.
day-to-day operation and leadership for drop-out students seeking a high school diploma.
Provided oversight of the academic, administrative/personnel, community and financial departments.
Associate Dean of Student Affairs January 2000 to August 2004HARCUM COLLEGE － Philadelphia, PA
Managed and controlled the budgets of both state and federally funded SSS and ACT 101 Programs for first generation and low-income students.
Reduced the cost of budget spending by 20% through streamlining programs and services.
Supervised the Upward Bound, and created the Summer Advance Program; Implemented employee training for professional and support staff resulting in 80% increase in student services.
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs June 1998 to January 2000HARCUM COLLEGE － Philadelphia, PA
Established sanctions and coordinated follow-up process for student conduct; planned, organized, and.
implemented all Testing, Orientation, Advising, and Registration duties for Student Affairs.
Responsible for the leadership and supervision of 25 full-time and 18 part-time staff.
Master of Divinity : Theology, 2008Palmer Theological Seminary － Wynnewood, PA
Master of Education : Counseling Education, 1986Millersville University － Millersville, PA
Bachelor of Arts : English, 1983Millersville University － Millersville, PA
academic, administrative, budgets, budget, bi, creativity, financial, functional, leadership, personnel, program planning, strategic, supervision, employee training, training development, vision
Award Recipient of One of One-hundred four Influential Black Women Leaders by NAACP (March, 2013) Ordained
Minister -P.E.K.B.A. (PA Eastern Keystone Baptist Association (2005) Member of ABC Ministers Council (2006-
Present) Pastoral Church Leader of ABCUSA-PBA (American Baptist Churches, USA-Philadelphia Baptist Association
(Present) Licensed by the Bright Side Baptist Church (1986)