Programs director, consultant, writer, researcher and public policy analyst with expertise in a range of areas, including economic development, small business development and workforce development. Demonstrated ability to master complex subjects and identify relevant issues, approaches and policies. Strong interpersonal and project management skills. Background includes writing for general and expert audiences, conducting quantitative and qualitative research, managing staff and programs, facilitating discussions and securing grants. Author or co-author of over 15 articles on racial wealth inequality, policy, financial literacy, small business development and anchor strategies.
An accomplished writer, including placements on CNN.com and in The Baltimore Sun, The Angle, Huffington Post and Blavity.
Accomplished presenter and facilitator, focused on economic development, inclusion and leadership.