Riverroots Travel – September 2013 to Present (Spokane, Washington)
Owner / Webmaster
Created and host an international travel website with a focus on sharing travel itineraries and trip planning tips. Consult small hotels on attracting and catering to Western tourists. Focus on customer experience, expectations, and needs with the goal of striking a balance between authentic and familiar, enhancing the guest’s overall experience, and increasing profits through value-added services and products. Skilled in international trip planning, trip logistics, currency exchange, and budget forecasting.
Riverroots Ltd – March 2006 to July 2015 (Boise, Idaho)
Owner / Manager
Owned and operated a Boise, Idaho based whitewater rafting and kayak instruction business running trips and clinics on the Payette River, the Boise River, and Indian Creek. As an Idaho Outfitters and Guides Licensing Board licensed outfitter and a United States Forest Service permitted outfitter, I am very comfortable navigating government regulations, procedures, and policies. In 2012, I successfully created a new river permit for Indian Creek, previously unpermitted, by working through the permitting process with the United States Department of Interior Bureau of Land Management, the Idaho Outfitters and Guides Licensing Board, and private landowners.
Golbon – November 2003 to March 2007 (Boise, Idaho)
Lead Accounts Analyst
Trained Accounts Analysts on Golbon incentive programs and software systems to ensure accurate determination and allocation of earned rebates to distributor promotional allowances (DPA). Training included developing an in-depth set of standards and procedures for accruing and paying Qualified Sales, Brokerage, and DPA. Assisted Accounts Analysts with difficult collections, audits, and projects.
University of South Carolina
Darla Moore School of Business
Bachelor of Science (BS), Business Administration