More than 5 years of experience leading product management teams. Proven track record of creating market leading products, developing and executing on business strategy, and driving growth.


2016 - present

Founder, Principal Consultant
  • Provide technical organic search engine optimization services to enterprise clients

2015 - 2016

Vice President, Product
  • Built and managed team of 40+ Product Managers responsible for researching, designing, and launching all products and content on Graphiq websites
  • Increased web traffic to Graphiq network >100% in 6 months by creating new content, improving site performance, and designing and implementing improved comprehensive SEO strategy
  • Reported directly to CEO, worked 1:1 with executive team members to develop business strategy, participated in monthly board meetings, pitched investors and potential acquirers

2013 - 2014

Director, Product
  • Developed and executed strategy for opening Graphiq’s international headquarters in Dublin; selected to head the office
  • Led formal management training series for new managers, which included modules on Leadership, Giving & Receiving Feedback, Goal Setting, Performance Management, and Hiring & Interviewing

2011 - 2013

Product Manager
  • Researched new product ideas, performed competitive analysis, and built 4 of Graphiq’s then top 20 performing “topics” (out of 1,000+ total)
  • Designed, launched, and managed a new website,, which grew to approximately 20% of network traffic

2008 - 2010

Educational Writing Consultant
  • Created and reviewed new state’s standards-based math activities for middle/high school students used in NY, FL, and TX public school systems
  • Received highest possible performance evaluations from managers, work described as the “gold standard against which we measure all other similar service providers”


University of Pennsylvania
Biology (BA), Environmental Studies (MA): Summa Cum Laude (GPA: 3.91, GMAT: 750)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 2010; Distinction in Biology, 2010; Dean’s List, 2006-2010; National Society of Collegiate Scholars, 2007
  • Published National Science Foundation sponsored thesis project in leading ecology journal, Oecologica; presented results at the Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2010
Skills & Interests

Skills: proficient in Google Analytics, Google Webmaster Tools, MySQL, Python, ETL

Athletics: mountain bike riding, backcountry skiing, yoga, swimming

Additional Interests: singing, cooking, photography

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