My road in life took a while to figure out.
Made a plan in high school to go to college.
Went to college.
Earned my undergraduate degree.
Built my professional record by working through college and grad school.
Earned my graduate degree.
Moved to D.C. where I could have access to better opportunities.


Principal Associate, Community Relations

I provide grant funding support to nonprofits in markets where our business has a presence.

Career Roadmap

My work combines:
My work combines:
Non-Profit Organizations
Working with Others

Day to Day

A great day is one where I have a call with one of our nonprofit partners to tell them that we will be supporting them.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for high school students

Challenge yourself early -- select rigorous courses that will prepare you to succeed in college and set you up for an awesome career.

Recommended Education

My career is not related to what I studied. I'd recommend this path instead:


The Noise I Shed

From Peers:

"A liberal arts degree is not valuable."

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation College Student