I have spent the first half of my career at Chrysler working in Information Technology. I enjoyed learning about the company and how things work behind the scenes by actively seeking opportunities across departments and disciplines.
Creative and resourceful community service professional talented at quickly mastering new skills and processing new information. Diplomatic and gracious with a desire to deliver exceptional customer service.
Highly-motivated community service professional skilled at networking, media outreach and relationship development. Flexible and versatile team player who maintains a sense of humor under pressure.
Received “Director's Award for Outstanding Performance” in [Month, year] for revisions to state grant guidelines.Acted as the department's "go-to" person for challenging calls and as the primary mentor for new employees.
UCARE (Ukrainian Children*s Aid and Relief Effort) 1997 * present Founder, Board member and President for 10 years.
UCARE is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization whose primary focus is the children of Ukraine, primarily those living in orphanages and internaty (government run orphanage schools). I have traveled to Ukraine extensively to deliver humanitarian aid, coordinate and run summer camps and managed fundraising initiatives. I have worked together with the First Lady of Ukraine, Kateryna Chumachenko-Yushchenko and President Yushchenko on projects relating to Ukraine*s orphaned children. I have also met with the US Ambassador of Ukraine (2000-2003) Carlos Pasquale to discuss the challenges and opportunities partnering and working with the Ukrainian government. UCARE has partnered with a Ukrainian Organization, Pryateli Ditej, USAID and US-Ukraine groups.
Lesia Ukrainka Ukrainian School 2005 * 2009 Director and Primary School Teacher, Program Administrator Lesia Ukrainka Ukrainian School is a Saturday School which teaches religion, Ukrainian language (reading, writing), history, geography, traditions and culture to children of Ukrainian descent in the Metro Detroit Area.
Analyst, Business Analyst, Business Intelligence, Client Server, hardware, Data Warehouse, Information Technology, Mainframe, Marketing, Polish, presentations, Project Management, Read, reporting, Russian, Sales, Ukrainian
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