As Executive Director of Research Development, within Knowledge Enterprise at ASU, I manage a team of exceptionally talented individuals who are dedicated to advancing the research agenda of the university. Working with ASU research faculty, staff, and leaders to improve funding success and grow the research enterprise, we seek to empower and embolden every faculty, staff, and student member of ASU to increase their competitive edge in support of the expanding quality and quantity of the research enterprise. The office functions currently include competitive intelligence, proposal management, limited submissions, internal funding opportunities management, graphic design, and research related events, including workshops and faculty development opportunities.
I am serving on the Board of Directors of the National Organization for Research Development Professionals (NORDP) - www.nordp.org. I am a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (Lesotho '97 - '99) and former Editor in Chief of the magazine of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS). I am a member of the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP) - https://www.apmp.org/