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ABOUT ME

My Background

I’m an experienced professional based in Burlington, Vermont. My experience over the last 10+ years has been in the Tech Sector in a variety of roles; from Customer Support to Account Manager to Product Manager. I am focused on producing quality work from the high level strategy to the actual nitty gritty of programming. My exploration of  I’m happy to apply the experience and skills I’ve obtained in my career in order to manage projects through creative problem solving and innovative thinking.


I explore my artist background through design (graphic design and website design) and maker projects like building kayaks or 3D printing Geospatial Data. You’re invited to explore my work and contact me so we can discuss how we can do some great work together.

 
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PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

My Qualifications

PRODUCT MANAGER, NAVIGATE360

August 2020 - Present

Lead product discovery and define product requirements:

  • Partner with product development team to build and deliver new product capabilities

  • Work with clients and client facing teams to understand market needs and areas of opportunity; continuously monitor product performance and market competition

  • Set priorities and manage expectations with stakeholders

  • Ensure product priorities align to our product vision and drive the roadmap forward

  • Work across the business to assess and bring new product to the market to ensure we maintain our competitive advantage

INSIGHTS ANALYST, SOCIAL SENTINEL

September 2018 - August 2020

Develop and expand company insights:

  • Extract, organize, and analyze relevant data from multiple sources

  • Created from methodology to building a reporting engine with Python, SQL and HTML

  • Develop a set of core metrics for measuring company and client performance and deliver a normalization method for cross comparison

  • Analyze market strength and viability to develop a go to market strategy

  • Collaborate with Product Team members to determine priorities and identify dependencies

INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT

January 2017 - September 2018

  • Met business needs for Data Analytics Strategy, Reporting and Insights with custom solutions

  • Reviewed current Database state to understand capabilities and issues

  • Utilized Python and R with Machine Learning to develop predictive insights

  • Created new reports and process to optimize business goals

VERMONT DATA INNOVATION FELLOW, VERMONT CENTER FOR GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

July 2017 - July 2018

The first fellowship for VCGI with a focus on promoting the open datasets, learning Geospatial Data tools and process improvements.

  • Run the first ever GeoDatSci, a geospatial and data science conference

  • Coordinate with HackVT (local annual hackathon) in using Vermont Open Data

  • Giving GIS related talks at Code Camp and the Burlington Data Scientist Meetups to help people learn about geospatial data

  • Creating projects in Mapbox, Power BI, QGIS and ArcGIS

  • Assist in website redesign of VCGI and the Open Data Portal

 

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

My Studies

1999-2003

B.A. VASSAR COLLEGE

Major of Studio Arts with a secondary focus on Art History.