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Resourceful, results-generating analytics advocate who translates complex business problems into viable technology solutions.

Proactive supervisor adept at combining project managementwith strategic planning to guide teams focused on management science, marketing, and business intelligence applications. Technical expert with predictive modeling and optimization engagements across diverse corporate and government settings. Demonstrates how operations research quantitative methods facilitate better decision making and performance maximization. PROFESSIONAL STRENGTHS * SAS Programming * Text Analytics * Conference Organizer * Synthesize Vast Data * E- discovery * Forecasting * Customer Interaction * Social Media Analysis * Pattern Recognition * Operations Research * Fraud Detection * Supply Chain Intelligence * Simulation & Visualization * Software Publications * Econometrics * Data Mining * Trade Shows * Resource Allocation * Public Speaking * Balanced Scorecard PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE SAS INSTITUTE, Business analytics software and services Analytics Technology Strategist, San Antonio, TX 2007-2010 Product Marketing Manager, San Antonio, TX 2002 - 2007 UNITED STATES AIR FORCE, Major 1982 - 2002 Civilian Workforce Analyst, Randolph Air Force Base, TX Chief Analysis Branch, AF Personnel Center, San Antonio, TX Associate Professor, University of Washington, Seattle Personnel Policy Analyst, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. System Engineer, AF Weapons Laboratory, Alb, New Mexico

EDUCATION M.S., Management Science/Operations Research, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland B. S., Math, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington SELECTED ACCOMPLISHMENTS * Launched marketing campaign to release Optimization software across 119 countries to expand SAS customer base. * Set the vision for global sales teams and stakeholders by promoting the latest enhancements allowing a 3.3% growth in sales for the $2.5 Billion company. * Pioneered social media channels via blogs, E-training, and discussion forums within the institute as well as to the general public to drive greater awareness of the value of analytics while enhancing the visibility of corporate marketing collateral. * Reaching across a 45,000 customer base, delivered webinars, conducted win-loss interviews, collected pragmatic feedback, and demonstrated software enhancements. * Nominated customer implementations for awards. Sought and secured customers to share their success stories at key technology events. * Drove performance up across the board so that analytic related products and service rose 20%. * As an industry expert, wrote and spoke on emerging technology, data analysis systems, text mining, visualization, and optimization related topics. Frequently quoted in the press and media. * Sought after presenter for international thought leadership events and professional society meetings. * Coordinated inputs for the assessment by external independent technology research firms including Gartner, IDC, and Forrester. * Landed top rankings for pragmatic corporate redesign and impressive growth strategy. Performed market research assessments across software vendors. * Coached employees and trained diverse customers how to set up, transform data, conduct analysis, and sell findings to management. * Influenced implementation of several optimal decision support systems. Conducted needs assessments, and delivered solution design, vendor-selection assistance, and solution prototyping. * Recognized trends, captured, identified, integrated and explored relationships in a massive employee data system, retail warehouse inventory, and sales projections from web input customer comments.

* Applied statistical methods of an integrated suite of software to convert a legacy reporting system to an enterprise-wide information delivery system that gave senior leaders immediate access to real-time data. * Built discrete event simulation model with object-oriented programming to model complex assignment force dynamics of 71,000 managers and 289,000 employees in a graphical visual interface. * Coded a multi-criteria decision support model to accommodate conflicting goals (promotion budgets) while meeting specified constraints (manpower numbers), impacting Pentagon policies on military force structure. TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES Linear and Nonlinear Programming, Knowledge Base Systems, Applied Probability, Stochastic Processes, Neural Networks, Goal Programming, Simulation, Game Theory, Genetic Algorithms Base SAS, SAS Macros, SAS Enterprise Guide, SAS Microsoft Add-In, SAS/ETS LINDO, FrontPage, HTML, SQL, Fortran, Pascal, ProModel, SIMSCRIPT, GAMS, Mathematica, C, SAS Enterprise Miner, SAS/STAT, JMP, SAS/OR and SAS industry solutions. AFFILIATIONS * 15 Years of leadership roles with Institute of Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) including Chapter President, Section Officer, subdivision director, speakers committee, and career coach * Council of Practicing Management Scientists (CPMS) Edelman judge * Institute of Industrial Engineers: Sustainability Conference Section Officer, OR board member * Air Force Communications Electronics Association Geo Intelligence Signals Conference presenter * Association of Computing Machinery:KDD conference organizer * Technology Advocates of San Antonio (TASA) * South Central SAS Users Group, Pacific Northwest SAS, Best Contributed Paper at international SUGI * National Institute of Justice Symposium on Operations Research and the Criminal Justice System * San Antonio Software Processes Improvement Network * Military Operations Research Society (MORS) * UW Faculty Senate member (1993 - 1996) SELECTED ACCOLADES "XXXX, the only software vendor executive with a foot in both the OR and BI worlds,..." - S. Grimes, InfoWeek "An avowed data mining junkie, it's her job to make the often arcane technology and practices of data mining intelligible, in business terms, to folks who want more than anything else to see results." - The Data Warehousing Institute ADDITIONAL VALUE

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