Summary of Skills

Training, budget management, staff management, project administration, web site administration, fund-raising, documentation, event planning, marketing & communication, purchasing, technical troubleshooting.


American University, School of International Service; Washington, DC. December 2006
MA, International Communication. Concentrations: Culture and Technology. GPA: 4.0/4.0
Courses included: Training Program Design; Cross-cultural Communication; Public Service Advertising.

Macalester College; St. Paul, MN. May 1998
BA, English and Communication Studies. Officer, Lambda Pi Eta.

Kodaikanal International School; Tamil Nadu, India. 1991-1994. International Baccalaureate certificates (two higher-level and two sub-level) and accredited US high school diploma.


Associate Director for Management and Budget - Center for Teaching Excellence, AU - Washington, DC - April 2006-June 2009

TALK Program Facilitator - International Student & Scholar Services, AU - Washington, DC - Jan.-May 2008

Graduate Fellow - Center for Teaching Excellence, AU - Washington, DC - Sept. 2004-April 2006

Webmaster & Designer - Intercultural Management Institute, AU - Washington, DC - Sept. 2005-April 2006

Fund-Raising Intern - US.OneWorld.Net - Washington, DC - June-August, 2005

Publicist - Llewellyn Worldwide - St. Paul, MN - 2002-2004

Technical Editor & Writer - Retek, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN - 2000-2002, 2004

Technical Writer & Editor - Signorelli & Associates - St. Paul, MN - 1998-2000

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Computer Skills

Skilled with both PC & Mac platforms.

Experienced with: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Access; Macromedia Dreamweaver, Fireworks, & Flash; Lotus Notes and Lotus Notes Designer; Blackboard; Adobe Acrobat Reader/Writer/Distiller, Photoshop, and InDesign; ACT!; PTA; & Oracle database systems.

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Language Skills

Intermediate: French; Basic: Arabic, Turkish and Spanish.

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International Experience

Resident: Bahrain, Canada, Cyprus, India, Kuwait, Turkey.

Visitor: Belize, Egypt, Fiji, Hungary, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, Oman, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom.

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Honors and Activities

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