Multi-faceted sustainability, project management, and education professional with six+ years of experience in the energy industry. 15 years self-employed as freelance performing arts and personal coaching business operator. Strengths include project design and implementation, change management, relationship building, research, analysis, marketing and presentation skills.
-New York Power Authority-
Sustainability Project Coordinator
Jan 2016 – Present
Coordinate company-wide alignment with Sustainability policies and initiatives. Responsible for managing employee engagement and workplace practices programs, sustainability communications and campaign initiatives, sustainability training and educational resources, event design/production, business process assessments, and the Workplace Charging Program for employee-owned electric vehicles. Overseeing EVSE infrastructure project to install EV charging stations for Fleet, employee and visitor use across all NYPA sites.
Project Coordinator - Corporate Communications
Jan 2016 – Jun 2016
Communications project coordinator, specializing in sustainability and employee engagement; develop/produce programs to engage and educate employees on issues relating to environmental, social and personal sustainability, as well as cultivate a culture of corporate responsibility company-wide.
Department Administrator and Green Team Chair (Sustainability)
Jul 2013 – Dec 2015
Department Administrator and Assistant to the Executive Vice President/General Counsel. Chair of the Sustainablity Department Green Team (Employee Engagement and Educational Outreach).
-St. Thomas Episcopal Church-
1997 – Present
-Private voice studio-
Voice Teacher & Vocal Skills Consultant
2003 – 2013
• Voice teacher: provided individual instruction in vocal technique, performance, and interpretation (singing and speaking). Analyzed and assessed behaviors and physiological issues pertaining to vocal production and communicative expression. Engaged comprehensive techniques to effectively reconfigure and strengthen students’ communicative abilities.
• Vocal Skills Consultant: provided group coaching and workshops in fundamental communication skills such as public speaking/presenting, acting, teaching, storytelling, lecturing, and sales. Focused on coordination of the voice as a tool to convey non-verbal meaning.
-The College of New Rochelle-
2004 – 2011
Guest lecturer for Arts and Creativity course in the Graduate School for Education.
1998 – 2011
Performed leading and supporting roles in operatic productions in the regional US and Europe, as well as concert performances in the orchestral, recital and chamber repertoire. Performances with companies such as New York City Opera, Florida Grand Opera, Opéra National de Paris, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Pittsburgh Opera, and L'Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano, among others. Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions 2006 semi-finalist.
2007 – 2010
Works performed: Flavio (Emilia); Cendrillon (Noemie); Candide (Cunegonde); Margaret Garner (Caroline); Die Zauberflöte (Pamina/Papagena); Partenope (Partenope); Britten's Les Illuminations; Vox Festival