How I can help you
Have a wide range of experience in developing and implementing programs, non-profit administration, strategic planning and marketing. Currently work as a private consultant assisting with project development in Veterans and Home Health Care. Assisted aging agencies in developing, coordinating and implementing a veterans directed health care program in southeastern PA. Contracted to develop a community based alternative to nursing facilities that involved coordinating with community agencies and partner agencies, assisting with the development of program guidelines and marketing initiatives, and assisting with furnishing and set up of homes. Retired as Exec Director of the Berks County Office of Aging - responsible for the planning, development, coordination and implementation of a comprehensive range of services for seniors and their families. Administered a $12 million budget with a wide variety of programs and services; contracted with community agencies for the provision of many services. Ran an office with 55 staff members as well as many volunteers; Contracted with federal, state and community resources for funds which included strategic planning, grant preparation, reporting requirements, and outcome measurements. Operated a small grocery store in Mass, Bought a failing grocery business and sold 3 years later at a substantial profit with a consistent neighborhood clientele. Program specialist for Health and Human Services in both Washington DC and Boston Mass.
Areas of Expertise
- Government Regulations & Contracting
- Marketing, Public Relations & Sales
- Strategy & Planning
- Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services