I love writing and helping people express themselves.
Published creative, legal, technical writer and editor. Put your ideas and stories on paper and I can organize them into a coherent finished product to tell your story or viewpoint. Examples on LinkedIn or www.theAlchemyofBalance.blogspot.com.
CONSULTANT, COACH, & SOLE PROPRIETOR
Professionally Helping Creatives
Served as a consultant to the health and fitness, high technology, restaurant, online retail, and service industries to help
entrepreneurs start their businesses from the ground up, including business, sales, and marketing plan; mission/
statement; and corporate story development.
• Advised existing small businesses in revising business strategies, creating compelling sales presentations, and developing sales and marketing business expansion plans.
• Coached teams and executives, entrepreneurs, and managers in the development of life balance and organization skills,
encouraging focus on strengths to attain personal, professional, and corporate goals.
• Provided support and guidance regarding budgeting, forecasting, persuasive presentations, strategic planning,
project/program management, administrative system organization, and effective work flow.
ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL
OFFICE OF THE TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL, BANKRUPTCY REGULATORY SECTION
• Represent various state agencies in bankruptcy regulatory matters to protect state interests.
• Analyze statutes and case law, and advise clients regarding the effects of insolvency proceedings.
• Develop and execute litigation strategies for asserting and defending regulatory claims and interests.
LAW CLERK TO JUDGE NELMS, TRUST, ROSENTHAL, & LORD
U.S. BANKRUPTCY C OURT, E.D. NEW
• Examined, analyzed, and drafted memoranda regarding chapter 11 and consumer issues (e.g., litigation and procedure; cash collateral, 363 sales, and confirmation; and lien avoidance).
• Prepared effective and persuasive presentations, and published articles on current bankruptcy and ethics and related issues.
• Oversaw office operations, including essential training programs and critical internal/external communications.
Research Assistant to Criminal Law and Property Law Professors
& SAN ANTONIO, TX 2003-2006
• Researched and drafted memoranda regarding law in securities, insolvency, litigation, as well as state election matters.
• Held internships at district court and Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.
• Investigated and drafted legal memoranda related to various complex state and federal appellate and criminal
• Served as Research Assistant to Criminal Law and Property Law Professors.
VARIOUS BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND SALES MANAGEMENT POSITIONS
Developed and presented business, sales, and marketing plans; created and managed $50M North American
distribution sales territory for TelCom Semiconductor ; managed sales force and representatives.
• Managed cross-border component manufacturing process; developed and maintained cross-border relationships;
[U.S., Japan, and Mexico]; sales management; product promotion; sales strategy for TDK Semiconductor.
• Implemented business development and marketing plan to increase membership and community awareness for
Austin Technology Council, which included presentations, events, networking, and promotions.
Qualifications & Certifications
St. Mary's University of Law
University College of Metaphysical Studies
University of Phoenix
"MARKETING PLAN FOR THE EXPANSION OF THE CENTER OF BALANCE"
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