• Extensive academic background and volunteer experience in nonprofit/NGO leadership – both domestically and internationally – with particular interest in program development and evaluation, social enterprise, and strategic planning and analysis.
  • Extensive professional experience in systems development and analysis, database management, basic front-end web programming, and writing for publication.
  • Strong academic foundation in Middle East studies.
  • Strong research abilities through both educational and professional experience.


University of Colorado, Denver – Projected graduation date: 2017
Candidate for Masters Degree in eLearning Design and Implementation

Regis University – 2011
Masters Degree in Nonprofit Management

Georgetown University – 2005
Bachelors Degree in Arabic Language
Certificate in Arab Studies

American University in Cairo – 2004
Arabic Language Institute

Middlebury College – 2003
Intensive Arabic Program

Professional Experience

Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation – 2000-Present
Development Systems Senior Coordinator
Website transactional form content development and management; reporting and list pulls; database integrity; event support.

Center for Contemporary Arab Studies – 2004-2005
Publications Assistant
Publication order fulfillment; inventory management; customer account supervision; assistance in graphic design, text layout and content editing; website maintenance; writing short pieces for the CCAS magazine.

The AG Bell Association for the Deaf – 2002-2003
Development Assistant
Prospect Research; charitable giving trends analysis.

Skills and Software

  • Blackbaud CRM, Raiser’s Edge, Luminate Online, Kintera Sphere
        Donor management software, used extensively and thoroughly during my 15-year nonprofit career.
  • HTML, CSS, some Javascript
        Used both personally and professionally for coding educational websites and donation collection tools.
  • Microsoft Office Suite, including advanced proficiency with Excel and Access
        Used extensively professionally for data management and analysis.
  • Visual Basic
        Used professionally for CRM development/programming and in concert with Microsoft Access for data management.
  • Adobe Creative Suite (especially Photoshop, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Flash) and Adobe Captivate
        Used primarily personally for photo-editing and educational tool design.
  • Sony Vegas Pro Media Editor
        My go-to choice for video production and editing. Used primarily for educational videos.
  • Programming with C#
        Used personally for game development projects. I am a beginner and still gaining proficiency.


  • Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Society of Georgetown University due to academic placement in top 15% of class
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • National Security Education Program’s David Boren Scholarship
  • Denver Business Leaders Juneteenth Scholarship
  • Dean’s List at Georgetown University
  • Senior Honors Thesis

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