Particular expertise in media and nonprofits. Leader and collaborator with curious outlook. Highly effective at moving initiatives forward from concept to completion, through data and relationships.
Director, Consumer Insights and Analysis
PBS | Arlington, VA, USA
January 2015 - June 2020
Served as strategic partner for company-wide departments. Directed staff and served as Business Intelligence Senior Team Leader, including managing departmental project load, budgets, and schedules.
• Rebuilt Custom Research practice within organization, fostering relationships with key partners across organization and PBS system.
• Designed Viewers Like You online panel and general population More ...
National Geographic Society | Washington, DC, USA
January 1998 - January 2015
Undertook development and implementation of research projects and programs, providing strategic and tactical insights to internal client groups, including maintaining schedules and budgets. Fostered new partnerships and developed strong client relationships.
• Created and led Greendex, global study of environmental sustainability at consumer level, enabling National Geographic to address More ...
Social Science Analyst
United States Information Agency | Washington, DC, USA
May 1992 - January 1998
Led large-scale multi-country studies (quantitative and qualitative) on political, economic, security, and social issues in Europe, with special focus on Balkans and other Central and East European countries, providing critical information to foreign service officers and government officials.
THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY - ELLIOTT SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
Masters, Public International Law, Political Theory, Central and East European History | Washington, DC, USA
1990 - 1992
Wake Forest University
Bachelors, History and German | Winston-Salem, NC, USA