Management / Operations Professional

MBA and seasoned professional, including recent healthcare management experience, through multiple business and financial cycles in Seattle, Silicon Valley, and New York, at large and small firms, startups and Fortune 500.

Professional Experience

Seattle Skin Cancer Center, PLLC, Seattle, WA

Mohs Micrographic Surgery Specialty Dermatology Clinic and Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC/ASF)

Practice Manager / Clinic and Surgery Center Administrator

ShoulderWorks, PLLC, Kirkland, WA

A Center of Excellence at Orthopedics International

Vice President, Operations

HomeWell Senior Care Lynnwood, WA

Independent Consultant 2001-2012

Providing business and technology consulting, project management, and contracting for solo and team projects.

Sample Projects:

Openwave Systems /, Redwood City, CA

Internet/messaging systems provider for mobile devices and service providers.

Product Manager, Carrier Applications Group (CAG)

Evaluated third parties for potential acquisition or partnership. Integrated and unified personalization and processes.

Myable, Palo Alto, CA

Application service provider for outsourcing of personalization services. Acquired by Openwave (then for approximately $20 million in June 2000.

Executive Producer/Product Manager; Member of three-person senior management team

Coordinated marketing, business development, sales, and engineering planning and scheduling. Identified and addressed clients' unique requirements and delivered optimal solutions. Formulated user experience for products.

Yahoo, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA

Architect / Project Lead / Senior Engineer; My Yahoo Team, Personalization Services Group

Senior member of team handling most registered user services and international infrastructure. Designed and implemented process systems to support growth from 300 to 3,000 employees and more than 50 million users.

Oracle Corporation, Redwood Shores, CA

Architect for Abstraction and Integration / Project Lead; Team Tao Process Management, Tools Division

Instrumental in development of company-wide process systems to manage growth from 5,000 to 25,000 employees.

Acting Manager / Acting Product Manager; Graphics Group; Tools Division

Took charge of critical product chain after loss of manager and two-thirds of team. Coordinated releases, escalations, and enhancement requests with customers and suppliers.


Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Master of Business Administration (MBA); Operations, Strategy

Copenhagen Business School (Handelshøjskolen i København), Copenhagen, Denmark

MBA International Summer University Program (ISUP)

Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

Bachelor of Arts (AB); Computer Science (Visual Simulation/Animation, Computer-Human Interaction)

Other Experience

Board of Directors, ShoulderWorks, PLLC · Kirkland, WA · 2011-2012

Board of Directors, Northwest Biodiesel Network · Seattle, WA · 2010-2012

Board of Advisors, Multimedia Department, Ohlone College · Fremont, CA · 2002-2006

Kanisa, Inc · Sunnyvale, CA

Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI) · Mountain View, CA

Princeton University Interactive Computer Graphics Laboratory (ICGL) · Princeton, NJ

Center for Astrophysical Research in Antarctica (CARA) · Princeton, NJ

Eagle Scout, Troop 7, Boy Scouts of America · Port Washington, NY

Hobbies & Interests

Renovation and maintenance of Mercedes-Benz W115, W124, and R129 automobiles

Renewable energy from waste; WWII history; pen and paper RPGs; domestic and international travel; disaster analysis

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