My road in life has taken me all over.
My goal was to get a full ride to college, which created a sense of diligence and aspiration for me.
I made the decision to search for an internship to get an early start on my career.
I accepted and completed successful internships with a Fortune 500 Company.
I searched for a job offer in a respected corporate program prior to receiving my degree.
Experiencing a layoff from my first job exposed me to the potential hardships of a career.
Search diligently and network with professionals to help find another job.
I completed several temporary assignments and worked at jobs much different from my past experience.
Do not quit. Understand that tough situations are temporary, and learning perseverance usually wins.


Conflict Analyst - Deloitte LLP

Assist engagement teams in identifying potential conflicts or approving proposed services to clients

Career Roadmap

My work combines:
My work combines:
Problem Solving

Day to Day

The primary goal is to complete several conflict checks that are submitted via an internal system. Completing the conflict check consists of understanding what the proposed services are, which parties are involved and performing database searches to connect any partners to the team to help approve / disapprove the work.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for high school students

Meet people. Your peers studying in your field are going to be your most valuable resources. Setting the foundation for being exposed to the corporate environment and maintaining professionalism can be achieved through internships, training programs and being involved in organizations focused on professional development. In my specific role, it is useful to have a lot of general knowledge, essentially knowing a little of a lot of topics (geography, grammar, SEC rules, technology, etc.).

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:


The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"You always studied business and worked with numbers so you should stick with that. You probably won't find a successful that job that you will like outside of your field."