About Us

Business Development & Special Project Resource

Key Strengths:

  • Strong people & teamwork collaboration skills
  • Special project and/or short term project management
  • Knowledge of various software products to aid clients
  • Business development database design & management for inventory, billing, client lists, surveys, etc.
  • Web-site development, customer follow-up systems & ongoing administration
  • Business development collateral material (letterheads, newsletters, business cards, advertising and business forms layout)
  • Software training (Microsoft Office products, QuickBooks, Medisoft)
  • Bookkeeping,  payroll & job costing system setup and ongoing administration
  • Interim/transitional office management

 

Major Accomplishments:

  • Developed database software for a children’s museum to handle donor contact information, contributions, and volunteer time. Software produced donor receipts and handled mailing labels, events and contact letters as well as various reports.
  • Developed database software for a water utility company to handle client information, water usage and billing.  Also integrated this information into a web site for client review of online statements
  • Developed web sites for building contractors, engineers, real estate agents, interior designers, business consultants, religious organizations, political organizations, medical facilities, etc.
  • Setup accounting system and developed job costing analysis and budget for a major excavation company
  • Developed software for live inventory system and client billing with integration into their accounting software
  • Setup accounting and billing system for a real estate property management company
  • Designed & produced business forms for a large national company that supplied area businesses
  • Setup software for physicians and chiropractors to maintain client information, billing and insurance claims processing
  • Managed all aspects of single family home construction projects: employees, sub-contractors, accounts payable, payroll, etc.
  • Managed Victim Advocate Program for La Plata County for 11 years
  • Have served on boards for a variety of organizations

 

Business Experience:

  • 30+ Years Self Employed :
    • Computer & Business Accounting Consultant
    • Graphics, Forms & Web Design
    • Database & Software Development
    • Newsletters & Desktop Publishing
    • General Contractor & Construction Over-site

 

Non-Profit Experience:

  • Southwest Colorado Workforce Board
  • Colorado Department of Labor and Employment Rural Consortium Board
  • 3 Years on the La Plata County Republican Central Committee as Treasurer & Vice-Chair
  • 11 Years as Victim Service Coordinator for the La Plata County Sheriffs Office
  • 5 ½ Years with the American Red Cross:
    • 2 years as Red Cross CEO
    • 3 ½ years as Red Cross Board Member
    • 2 Terms as Red Cross Board Chairman
  • 2 Years with Southwest Youth Corps
  • 2 Years as Board Chairman of Southwest Primary Care
  • Served on the Durango 9-R School District Construction Over-site Committee
  • 4 Years as a School Board Member for the EXCEL Charter School
  • Served 4 Years on Board of Education for the RMC of SDA for Private Schools in Colorado, Wyoming and New Mexico

 

Educational Background:

  • Business Administration
  • Computer Programming
  • Accounting

 

Software Knowledge:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint)
  • Dreamweaver
  • Wordpress
  • QuickBooks
  • FileMaker Pro
  • Photoshop
  • Medisoft