During my 14-year career I have guided public and private organizations through data-driven improvement processes, with a special focus on developing learning programs and integrating technology to meet business goals. I specialize in developing organizational programs for performance management, training, and technology adoption that elevate the business activities of teams and individuals.
My Areas of Expertise: Learning Programs, Digital Transformation, Performance Evaluation, and Business Analytics.
My Sector Focus: ICT, Government and Education.
My Languages: English (native), German (business), Spanish (intermediate).
My Education: Degrees: MBA in Digital Transformation at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management; MPP in Program Evaluation (US); BA in Education and Computer Science. Certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP), AWS Solutions Architect, Six Sigma Specialist, Azure Cloud Fundamentals, and Microsoft Excel 2019 Expert.
Blended Learning: Designed talent development plans to complement digital transformation strategies at multiple organizations. Led development of cloud-based learning program for a start-up: managed budgeting, learning program selection, piloting, professional development, and systems for use of performance data.
Technology Vendor Management: Negotiated 10+ blended learning software vendor contracts, $1.3 million in performance measurement contracts, 3 training partner contracts and 1 major, multi-national survey contract. Managed vendor relationships, talent development, implementation and system integration of new tools.
Data & Analytics: Designed analytics tools and continuous improvement processes for multiple large organizations; conducted market studies, identified impact-aligned metrics, analyzed data and consulted c-level leadership on strategic implications.
Operational Excellence: Facilitated training and led multiple operational excellence improvement projects on the DevOps team for a top aerospace and defense contractor on the NASA Earth Observing System.
Workforce Development: Designed the development of a global workforce development strategy for the flagship Internet of Things platform of the 2nd largest software company in Germany: evaluated learning tools, conducted market analyses, developed user personas for marketing offerings, and minimized cloud delivery costs.