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M.A.; Organizational Leadership, Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA                                       Expected May 2011


B.S.; Business Administration, Marketing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA                                April 2007                                                   

B.A.; Communication and Rhetorical Studies





Bank of New York Mellon, Corporate Actions Senior Specialist, Pittsburgh, PA                       May 2009 – Present 

· Manages and controls high levels of risk concerning corporate actions

· Perform checks to ensure that all queues, aging items, and checklists have been reviewed and updated

· Daily interpretation, monitoring, and posting of entitlements to client accounts

· Responsible for implementing a training program for new team members

· Manages Schroders Investment Management Account project


Dollar Bank F.S.B., Operations Manager, Pittsburgh, PA                                                   April 2008 – May 2009

· Maintain the highest standard of operational integrity in the branch

· Ensure completion of all audits in regards to regulatory compliance

· Weigh risk and profitability of the bank in conjunction with customer service

· Perform weekly and monthly coaching sessions and meetings with team members

· Create weekly schedule to ensure efficient staffing


Sherpa Software, Marketing Coordinator, Bridgeville, PA                                                     July 2007 – April 2008

· Developed monthly company newsletter, circulation over 1,000

·Coordinated, managed, and executed all trade show events

· Produced print, static, and animated electronic graphic ads


University of Pittsburgh, Events Manager, Pittsburgh, PA                                                April 2004 – March 2007

· Managed eight Directors, and around 100 volunteers

· Planned and coordinated an overall budget of $740,000

· Developed and executed events including seminars, trips, concerts, film series, and classes

· Booked vendors, venues, and production for audiences up to 8,000


Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball Club, Multicultural Sales Intern, Pittsburgh, PA                     June 2006 – August 2006

· Coordinated an event to be held during a baseball game at PNC Park

· Promoted events and sales campaigns





Breakout Speaker, Panther Leadership Summit, University of Pittsburgh                                        February 2010


Amazing Yoga Work Exchange, Pittsburgh, PA                                                                                  August 2009 – Present


Pennsylvania State Notary, PAN Member                                                                   December 2008 – December 2012                  


Student Respondent - Class of 2007, University of Pittsburgh                                                                 April 2007     

· Composed and delivered commencement speech to 20,000 people             


Omicron Delta Kappa Senior of the Year, University of Pittsburgh                                     February 2007 – present

· Received based on leadership, scholarship, and campus citizenship                  


Freshman Studies Teaching Assistant, University of Pittsburgh                                            August 2005 – November 2006