My Story

In 2008, just as I was ending an assignment on the Hill, I accepted the job as Project Manager for a university design consultancy in sub-Saharan Africa.

It was incredible.

I have spent the better part of the decade within global education and development on engagements.

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This is my story.

Experience

I have curated an experience set that draws on best practices and lessons learned from the private, public and not-for-profit sectors.

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Niagara College

Directing and managing the College’s global diversification strategy through an integrated planning and execution model that will expand NC’s global footprint. Previous to which, securing, launching and managing Niagara College’s first offshore campus and also, its largest institutional capability building contract.

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Canadian Bureau for International Education

Established and expanded the Bureau’s international projects and scholarship management practice through organizational redesign and strategic reallocations. Key results included securing new scholarship contracts in Brazil, TVET design projects in West Africa and K-12 school establishment consultancies in the Americas.

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Agriteam Canada Consulting

Managed components of the Firm’s competitive tendering practice resulting in project wins surpassing C$25M in Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia and Africa aligned to Agriteam’s core practice areas.

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Axiom Global Research

Directing and managing the Firm’s global education practice, working with partners in Canada, Nigeria, India, Brazil, Jordan, the Emirates and the United Kingdom to create two-way partnerships and mechanisms for knowledge exchange.

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Universities Canada

Expanding and managing post-secondary institutional establishment projects in Egypt, Uganda, Botswana and Jordan through the development and application of an innovative institutional design strategy modelled on Canadian university best practice.

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Parliament of Canada

Developed and managed a political correspondence and media outreach strategy in support of Canadian international trade and economic imperatives.