PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

State Representative for District 82
Jefferson, LA
Committees: Civil Law and Procedure, Education, Special Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs
January 2012- January 2016

State Representative for District 82
Jefferson, LA
Committees: Ways and Means, House and Government Affairs, Labor and Industrial Relations,  Joint Legislative Committee on Capital Outlay, Veterans Affairs
January 2008- January 2012

THINK NOLA, LLC
New Orleans, LA
Principal
November 2009- Present
• Local Project Manager for Federal City Contract
• Worked with local and federal officials to secure support and funding for Federal City
• Marketed Federal City to local government agencies
• Community Outreach

Geocent
Jefferson, LA
Business Consultant April 2009- November 2009
• Local Project Manager for Federal City Contract
• Worked with state and local officials to secure support and funding for Federal City
• Marketed Federal City to local government agencies

BearingPoint
New Orleans, LA
Consultant
November 2003 – April 2009
• Local Project Manager for Federal City Contract
• Worked with state and local officials to secure support and funding for Federal City
• Performed a contract audit on the Navy Marketing and Advertising System (NMAS)
• Provides costing support for Defense Integrated Military Human Resources System (DIMHRS) Engineering Team.

Jefferson Parish School Board
Jefferson, LA
Appointed to Represent 4th District April 2005 – April 2006
• Appoint the Superintendent of School System
• Adopt a balanced annual budget, exercise oversight authority for all financial matters

Delgado Community College
New Orleans, LA
Adjunct Professor January 2005 – December 2008: Fall 2011
• Personal Finance, Principles of Management, Business Communication

CAUCUS MEMBERSHIP

•  Jefferson Parish Legislative Delegation
•  Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation
•  Orleans Delegation
•  School Board

EDUCATION

Harvard University
John F. Kennedy School of Government
Cambridge, MA
July, 2006
Completed Executives in State and Local Government Program

Tulane University
A.B. Freeman School of Business
Master of Business Administration
May, 2004
Concentrations: Finance/Management

Louisiana State University
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science
Baton Rouge, LA
August, 1997

Jesuit High School
New Orleans, LA
May, 1992

FBI Citizens Academy
New Orleans, LA
April, 2009

American Council of Young Political Leaders
Delegate
New Zealand
September 2009

Certification: Project Management Professional, ICS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700, 800, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Computer Skills:  Microsoft Office, Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tools (ACEIT)

Security Clearance: Completed National Agency Check (NAC)