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Fulton Ave. Coos Bay, Oregon /|
Directed proactive community/media
relations program for tribally owned businesses in gaming, hospitality,
organic cranberry production, assisted living and broadband communications,
and for a national drug store chain.
Served as corporate spokesperson
for tribally owned economic development corporation and a national retail
Created comprehensive legislative
plan, including state and federal relations, for statewide network of
small business development centers and served on tribal political committee.
Developed and implemented
public relations and policy development plans for state legislators,
committee chairmen and special caucuses Rural Caucus, Legislative Black
Caucus that included press releases, newsletters, policy statements,
speeches and press conferences.
Developed business and marketing
plans for tribal economic development corporation, midsized casinohotel,
$ million casino/hotel expansion project and new RV Park.
Coordinated service delivery
of a statewide network of community college business training centers
and maintained compliance with federal grant requirements.
Directed the activities of
a member standing committee of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Committee on FederalState Relations.
Investigated questions of
interstate and intergovernmental relations, researched and wrote legislative
reports, drafted legislation and monitored implementation.
As an elected school board
member, directed the operations of a rural public school district and
a regional vocationaltechnical school.
Designed, wrote and produced
or managed production of marketing materials including newsletters,
annual reports, brochures, Web sites for tribal economic development
corporation and for network of business development centers, targeted
research projects and business support services operating under grants
from federal, state and private sources.
Created direct mail and pointofsale
advertising campaigns and managed $ million newspaper advertising
Developed and produced marketing
packages for acre waterfront retail development project, retail real
estate projects and pharmacy services.
Designed, created and produced
corporate and organizational publications print and electronic using
Economic Development Corporation
Bend, Oregon present
Assistant/ Relief Newsletter Editor
Training & Public Relations
Small Business Development Center/ EDA University Center
Communications/Asst. Director, Community Affairs
House of Representatives
House of Representatives
Member/ Vice President,
Board of Directors
Ph.D. program, Political
admitted to candidacy,
M.A. Political Science,
Specialist Training Program,
Association of State Development Agencies