Recipient. Certificate of Appreciation, MIS Club, Black School of Business, Penn State Erie, Erie PA, 2007.
Council of Fellows Faculty Excellence in Outreach Award, Penn State Erie, Erie, PA, 2005
Green Parrot Products, 2010
Boys and Girls Club, 2009
KaleidAScope, 2008; 2009
PA Aquatic Flies, 2007-09
Dynamic Dunes, 2009
RFID Center of Excellence, 2008
Four R’s of Child Abuse, 2008; 2009
Penn State Erie Virtual Tour, 2008
Erie Day School, Erie, PA, 2007
Global Strategies and Solutions, Erie, PA, 2007
Lake Erie Research Institute, Erie, PA, 2007
Punxatawney Christian Academy, Punxatawney, PA, 2007
Childrens Advocacy Center, Erie, PA, 2006
Butterflies for Kids, Erie, PA, 2008; 2006
First Baptist Church of Northeast, Northeast, PA, 2006
Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority, Erie, PA, 2003
Achievement Center, Erie, PA, 2002
Benchmark Computers, Erie, PA, 2002
Community Health Net, Erie, PA, 2002
Junior League of Erie, Erie, PA, 2002
KimKopy, Erie, PA, 2002
MGM Construction, Erie, PA, 2002
NWPA Optical Clinic, Erie, PA, 2002
Sisters of Mercy, Erie, PA, 2007; 2003; 2002
United Way, Erie, PA, 2006; 2003; 2002
Vision and Blindness Resources, Erie, PA, 2002
Service to Public and Private Organizations
Board member and technology advisor, Youth Leadership Institue of Erie, 2010-.
Board Member and technology advisor, Butterflies for Kids, Erie, PA 2009-
Director of Technology and Communications, Building Bridges:
Wilmington DE, 2008.
Frazier Foundation, Philadelphia PA, 2007‑08.
Director and Webmaster, Presque Isle Partnership, Erie PA, 2007-.
Erie Regional Growth Partnership, Erie PA. Guided in the establishment of an online survey to obtain information about transplants to Erie in assistance to companies in the area. This information will be used to develop a guide to services and activities for people new to the area, 2007.
Technology Adviser, Prep Community of Scholars Committee, Mercyhurst Prep, Erie PA, 2004.
Millcreek School District:
Member, Technology Advisory Board, Erie PA, 2004-.
Member, Strategic Planning Committee Task Force, Erie PA, 2004.
Council Board Member, Northwest PA Technology Council, Erie PA, 2003.
Boys and Girls Club of Erie, Erie PA, 1992-.
Board Member, 2010-.
Technology Advisor, 2004–.
Fundraising Chair, 2003; 2002.
Secretary, Board of Directors, 1992-.
Technology Tools for a Productive Nonprofit Organization. NAACP, Erie PA, December 2010.
Online Survey Findings. Teaching and Learning Seminar, Penn State Erie, Erie, PA, May 2009
Aligning Marketing and IT (Three-hour presentation). Ebizit PA, Erie, PA, August 2008
Reaching out to the non profit community – Partnership-Erie, Erie Community Foundation – Center for NonProfit Services, February 17, 2004
Manufacturers’ Association of NW Pennsylvania, Erie PA:
The Wireless Business, July 2003
Current Issues in Wireless Technology, March 2002
Technology Careers What and Where? May 2002
Visual Basic for Applications, December 2001
Wireless Technologies, July 2001
How to Conduct Business on the Internet. Keynote address to the National Association of Manufacturers, Erie, PA, July 2000
Protecting Children on the Internet. Catholic Diocese of Erie, Erie, PA, January 1999
Participation in Seminars and Workshops
Technology Briefing. Panelist. Manufacturers Association, Erie, PA, March 2007
Obtaining, Interpreting, and Responding to Student Feedback of your Teaching. Presenter. College Teaching Workshop Series, Center for Teaching and Educational Technologies, Penn State Erie, Erie, PA, October 2004
Membership in Professional Societies
Academy of Management, 2002-
American Society for Training and Development, 1996-
Decision Sciences Institute, 2003-
Active Participation in Professional and Learned Societies
Web Master, developer, and technology adviser, American Association of University Women, 2004-.
Participation in Community Affairs
Nominated as a woman making history in Erie for my commitment to the community, 2010.
Volunteer, Presque Isle State Park clean up, 2010.
Member, Italian American Women’s Scholarship Fundraiser Committee, 2010.
Kalidascope Organization for Autistic Teens, Erie, PA. Website update, technology integration, and hardware purchase in addition to PE, 2008
Mercy Center, Erie, PA. Training women on FrontPage and other technology tools, 2008
Advisory Board Member, Athena Powerlink Women's Business Mentoring Program, Erie, PA, 2003-
United Way of Erie County, Erie PA:
Volunteer, United Way Campaign, Penn State Erie, Erie, PA, 2007-; 2001-03
Web/Dreamweaver instructor, August 2003
Technical Advisor, Ophelia Project, Erie, PA, 2000-
Director, Auxiliary Board, Community House for Women, Erie, PA, 1996
Service to Business and Industry
Lake Erie Research Institute Technology Adviser, Erie, PA, 2005-
Technical Advisor, Signature Mortgage Company, Erie, PA, 2003
Manufacturers’ Association of NW Pennsylvania, Erie, PA, 2003:
Simulation for leadership development course using visual basic
Assistance to Student Organizations
Assisted with Delta Sigma Pi Recruiting, Penn State Erie, Erie PA, 2008.
MIS Club, Penn State Erie, Erie PA:
Work with MIS club on fundraising and projects, 2007-.
Initiated fundraising project and established a relationship for students with industry clients, 2004.