Home: Washington, DC. Profession: IT Consulting. Organization: SEAS Community Partners. Title: Managing Principal. Alma mater: Howard University.
Current project: Grants4Biz. Recent recognition: Ive been told the impact of our grant writing services kept a business stay in business. Recent professional development: PMI certification. Latest accomplishment: Launch grant matchmaking portal for small businesses to seek funding. Latest contribution to others: Developing growth strategies for small businesses. Hobbies: Fashion design, travel, BBQ.
Personality profile: Intuitive, detail oriented, strategic, self-aware; relator, achiever. Moral compass: The Bible. How do you define an ideal business relationship? Integrity; ethical and trustworthy. What is your greatest joy? My two children. What is at the top of your bucket list? A Mediterranean vacation. How do you relieve stress? Mindfulness. What is your go-to workout? Dance. What ingredient is essential to your perfect vacation? Great weather.
What was your favorite college course? Entrepreneurship. What was your favorite childhood toy or game? Kickball. What’s prominently featured on your home or office wall? Philippians 4:13. Besides your parents, who has had the greatest influence on your life? My grandparents. What’s the best advice you received growing up? Always strive to do your best. What’s the best advice you received in your career? Be responsive. What is your go-to source of creative inspiration? Pinterest.
End childhood obesity.
What change would you like to see in the world? Eliminate racism. What message do you want to send out into the world? Treat others and you would like to be treated.
Who would you like to spend an evening with, in heaven? My grandparents. As a kid, what did you first want to be when you grew up? A dancer. After your loved ones, what object would you first save from your burning home? Pictures. What advice would you give your younger self? Network more, learn more.
Personal motto: Live by the Golden Rule. Treat others as I want to be treated. Desired epitaph: Lived life with grace and elegance.