C U R R I C U L U M V I T A E
Interior Designer & Space Planner, Home Stager, Color Consultant
Interior Design Experience
Develop program & initial design concepts for clients
Create space plans, project scopes, color/materials palettes, budgets furniture and finishes selections, installation schedules
Designed, managed and implemented a very successful major remodel of my home (2014)
Work with realtors and homeowners to develop design concept to showcase property and to appeal to the targeted market
Design furniture plan, choose and install furnishings and accessories for residential properties for sale or rent in Sonoma and Napa Counties
Purchase and catalog accessory items for staged properties; maintain inventory
Work with photographers to ensure effective representation of the property
Consult with clients to create a color palette for residential properties.
Assist with specific paint, carpet, window, cabinetry, countertops, furnishings and accessory choices to create a cohesive look and to provide guidance for clients' future purchases.
Executive Management Experience
Executive Vice President, Franchise Source Brands International, 2013 -2014
Responsible for field expansion, development & training of franchisees and Regional Directors to ensure the success of new and seasoned franchisees.
Principal, Bridgeworks Coaching & Consulting, 2006 - 2014
Business Consultant to entrepreneurs and small business owners in U.S. and Canada to implement strategies and systems to transform clients' business and life. My work with clients focused on growth strategy, leadership, brand development, marketing and system development. Sought after professional speaker, trainer & seminar leader presenting concepts developed by E-Myth Worldwide.
Vice President, Alternative Financing Corp, 2005 - 2008
Mortgage lending firm, responsible for staff development, marketing and operations. Worked with sales staff to succeed at consultative conversations with clients rather than simple "features & benefits" transactional conversations which resulted in higher conversations rates.
Director of Coaching, Product Marketing & Communications, E-Myth Worldwide, 1999 - 2005
Directed 50+ person Coaching Department to greater client retention and satisfaction. Developed new flagship coaching program; created & hosted podcasts. Created successful Sales Conversion process & training manual that increased conversion rates . Designed and conducted successful on-line trainings & sales webinars for clients and prospects. Master Coach and lead seminar & workshop designer and facilitator.
Santa Rosa Junior College
Currently enrolled in the Interior Design Certificate/AA Program, expected completion Fall 2018
Home Staging Resource
Currently enrolled in Home Staging and Color Consultation Courses,
University of Redlands
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration