Case Studies

Strategic Consulting. Served as senior higher education policy advisor for high school reform-based organization seeking to transition into higher education space.  Provided strategic guidance on host of post-secondary policy and legislative issues including, creation of a STEM statewide strategic plan, dual credit/concurrent enrollment, establishing foundation for strong educational partnerships and collaborations with higher education entities, and the development of options for a statewide/regional public-private higher education alliance.

Operational Manual Development. Developed the program architecture and operating procedures for  new corporate educational programs for education loan servicing client in preparation for deployment of pilot programs and consideration for adoption by federal program. SIS Operations Manual for Certificate and Degree Completion

Education-focused Proposal and Program Development: Provided strategic guidance in crafting of grant proposal and the development of education advocacy outreach workshops on issues of college readiness, financial aid and academic preparation for statewide advocacy organization, resulting in client receiving $50,000 in grant funds.

Small Business Conference Proposal and Program Development: Provided coordination efforts and strategic direction on all aspects of program for small business development client in preparation for annual conference.  Specifically responsible for crafting of grant proposal to earn $50,000 grant and to develop series of full day, concurrent workshops.  Included the creation of workshop topics, solicitation of speakers, confirmation and logistics.