Managing Director-The Sarasota Ballet responsible for budgeting, overall management and administration. Strengths: Organizational leadership, fiscal management, public speaking and collaborations.
President-Bridgeview Consulting that provided budgeting and fiscal consulting to state and local governments. Strengths: Assisted in finding new revenues sources without increasing taxes, public speaking, provided strategic and critical new opportunities
Managing Partner of The Servian Group, a full-service Business Brokerage firm. Strengths: in-depth analysis of financials, negotiating with buyers and sellers to achieve a win-win solution, and strong communication skills to guide this often difficult process to a successful conclusion.
Mayor/City Commissioner-City of Sarasota responsible for setting a $180M budget and hiring professional charter officials. Chair of the Municipal Finance and Taxation Committee for the Florida League of Cities, served on numerous other local and state-wide committees. Strengths: listening and strong communication skills, building coalitions and prioritizing competing needs and wants.
Vice President M&T Bank responsible for implementation of software systems in Banks, Savings Association and Insurance Companies.
Vice President and other positions in Banking to include Operations, Lending Originations and Servicing. Strengths: Strong Organizational and management skills, consensus building and in depth knowledge of finance and accounting.
The Institute of Financial Education-Master in Banking and Finance
Harvard University-John F. Kennedy School of Government-Executive Program for Elected Officials