11/98 – 3/99 -Relocated from Boulder, Co to Littleton, CO.
12/96 –10/98 - Mental Health Center of Boulder County, Inc. Director of Marketing.
Duties include building and maintaining positive relationships with private sector behavioral healthcare organizations, expanding business, educating internal staff about protocols of the various organizations, negotiating contracts, assisting with processing individual provider’s credentials and monitoring agency compliance with the organizations.
Responsibilities include counseling with clients in a brief model ranging from 3 to 8 sessions, mediation, team building, contract liaison (account manager) with several companies and facilitating corporate trainings in a range of disciplines.
1/92 –1/93 - Mental Health Center of Boulder County, Inc. Crisis Worker for Emergency Psychiatric Services.
8/90 –10/91 - University of Colorado, Multi-cultural Center for Counseling and Community Development. Intern Therapist and summer employee in the Employee Assistant Program.
5/89 –9/89 - Parent's Anonymous of the Family Service Center.
Program Assistant for the Nurturing Program. Duties included recruiting volunteers and interviewing families in their homes.
11/87 –12/88 - Temporary assignments with four temporary services.
Major assignment, June-December, Panhandle Eastern Corp., Human Resources Dept. Duties included interviewing references by telephone and typing exit interviews.
10/70-1987 - Poole Advertising, Inc., Houston.
Co-owner and Senior Vice President of full service advertising and public relations agency serving the energy industry with $3.5 million annual sales. Managing partner with duties which included full responsibility for employee relations, quality control, financial and legal management, new business presentations, account management and client service.
The American Academy of Bereavement 2010.
Toastmaster's International, 1993 and 1994.
Employee Assistance Professionals Association (EAPA), 1991-1992. Member of the Publications Committee.
Interweave, Boulder, a networking group for people in the helping professions. Steering Committee Member, 1993.