1998 - Present
Pioneered and led special programs/products/units to scale services within SBA, on behalf of inter-governmental interests, and at the request of the White House resulting in public cost savings, significant growth in client benefits, national partnerships, and adoption of new innovations. Work accomplishments include management of SBA's largest public events, architect of numerous programs/products, liaison with largest partner network, facilitator of most successful and publicized partnerships with Fortune 100 to serve entrepreneurs in Agency's history, and rapid deployment of service innovation in disaster recovery, high-profile, and new technology environments. Initiated and negotiated alliances with partners such as Disney, Google, Sprint, Staples, FedEx, Yahoo, IEEE, Microsoft, AARP, Home Depot, HP, Walmart and others. Co/architect of SBA 50th Anniversary celebrations, SBA Emerging Leaders, SBA Learning Center, Encore Entrepreneurs, National Technology Summit, Business Toolkits, SBA Mobile, SBA TV, and other products.
Served as Senior Advisor within multiple units, lead career official and special assignments/projects lead.
Entrepreneurship education | Economic development | Social innovation | Public-Private partnerships | Alliances | Special markets | Financial literacy | Cybersecurity | Program impact | Risk management | Large scale events | Service and program incubation | SCORE | Online training | National Performance Review | Summit for Africa | NATO 50th anniversary | SBA 50th anniversary