Director, Intergovernmental Affairs, DeKalb County, Ga.
Accomplished leader with 25+ years’ experience in Public, External and Government Affairs.
Extensive experience in developing strategic relationships with State and Local Public Policy makers and Executive level government officials.
Created and implemented public policy and government relations’ strategy for 1.2 Million citizens in Georgia
Provide State Transportation leadership and expertise to advance community and local transit planning
Management of grant and foundation program compliance for large corporations and local government projects
Experienced in development and implementation of Federal Workforce Development Programing
Convert complex legislation for public policy makers in Southern Regional markets
Boards & Community Service Experience
Executive Board Member /VP Public Policy - Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce
Chair – DeKalb Chamber of Commerce 2002-2004
Chair- DeKalb Workforce Development 2002-2008
Board Member – Council for Quality Growth - 2004
Member – Rotary Club of America – Decatur Chapter
Voted One of Atlantas’ 100 Women of Influence 2006
Chair South African Mentoring and Education Program -