For five years, I worked two fast-paced and high-pressure jobs in parallel. Together, these experiences have taught me that people make the place. As an elected official, I dedicated my tenure to building a more inclusive and equitable community, ensuring that all people have access to opportunity. As a management consultant, I use human capital data and performance metrics to help executive teams create environments that inspire the workforce.
Elected Office & Housing
As a college senior, I ran for Ann Arbor City Council against a four-term incumbent. I went door-to-door every day and spoke with nearly 4,000 households. When I won, I collaborated with constituents and experts to develop infrastructure and policy that serves all residents, regardless of income and zip code.
At the City of Ann Arbor, I served on the governing board, overseeing a $480 million budget and 750 employees. In this capacity, I also represented a diverse constituency of 25,000 residents who live in 17 distinct neighborhoods.
Through my service, I led our booming, Midwestern city to push forward dozens of progressive strategies. Among these initiatives, I was most proud to launch Ann Arbor's largest-ever program to construct new affordable housing. In this process, I led the city to acquire developable land and implement large-scale zoning reforms.
Management Consulting & Human Capital Analytics
At Denison Consulting, a global human capital analytics firm, I have a track record of high-performance and promotion. Currently, I serve on the senior leadership team, overseeing a six-person business development group and reporting directly to the firm’s partners.
As a leader and team member, I make my expectations clear, provide active coaching, and offer personal vulnerability to build trust. In service of clients, I develop close professional relationships with C-level executives in enterprise-size companies and senior staff within the federal government.
Through this work, I perform and present complex analyses and lead cross-functional teams to transform organizations. Beyond individual clients, I spearhead a number of critical initiatives, such as the launch of a COVID-related analytics package and a digital transformation consulting solution.
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