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AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Sales Strategies ♦ Customer Satisfaction ♦ Human Resources Management
Leadership Assessment/Development
Organization Development ♦ Training & Development

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY
One of the world’s largest tire companies, with operations in most regions of the world. Together with its subsidiaries and joint ventures, Goodyear develops, markets, and sells tires for most applications, operating more than 60 plants in 26 countries.

Manager, Human Resources, Sales / Marketing, North America Tire
Direct strategic human resource initiatives for $6B North America Tire business unit. Supervise Manager Sales Training and Managers Human Resources for nine field business units in United States and three field business units in Canada.

District Manager, Retail
Provide leadership and guidance for retail stores, offering mentoring and training to achieve set goals and objectives. Identify and recruit employees that represent diverse, educated staff. Liaise between stores and corporate management to disseminate information on HR, marketing, and sales efforts.

EDUCATION

Masters Pubic Affairs – Personnel Administration
KENTUCKY STATE UNIVERSITY, Frankfort, KY

B.A.- Speech Communications
CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY, Cleveland, OH

TOASTMASTERS EXPERIENCE

2015-2017     International Director
2013-2013     Leadership Panel at Cincinnati International Convention
2012-2013     Select Distinguished District Governor
2011-2012      Distinguished Lt. Governor of Education & Training
2011-2012      Toastmaster of the Year
2010-2011      President’s Distinguished Area Governor
2007-2008    Presidents Distinguished Club President

PERSONAL EXPERIENCES

Former National Director:  Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Incorporated

Author:
Self-Help:  If This Is A Secret Why Am I Telling It?
Poetry:  A Walk in the Park and The Sounds of Truth
Spoken Word Artist:  When I Think of You

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