PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • RHODE ISLAND BAR ASSOCIATION 1989 – present
    • Chair, Continuing Legal Education Committee 2016
    • Member, Continuing Legal Education Committee 2006 to present
    • Member, Business Organizations Committee 2006 – present
  • U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (SBA) 2007 to Present
    • Committee Chair, Rhode Island Small Business Economic Summit
  • RI SMALL BUSINESS ADVOCACY COUNCIL 2009 to present
    • Member, Advisory Council
  • TASK FORCE FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, CITY OF PROVIDENCE, RI 2014
    • Task Force Member, Mayoral Appointment
  • LEADERSHIP RHODE ISLAND, Epsilon II Class 2009

AWARDS

SBA WOMAN IN BUSINESS CHAMPION OF THE YEAR 2012

  • New England and Rhode Island, U.S. Small Business Administration

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS 2012

  • Business Woman Achievement Honoree

PRESENTATIONS

  • Demystifying Student Loans June 2015
    • RI Bar Association, 2015 Annual Meeting
  • Side Bar with the Superior Court – Moderator May 2014
    • RI Bar Association, Providence, RI
  • “Starting a Small Business: Choosing a Legal Entity” – Presenter April 2014
    • U.S. Small Business Administration, Small Business Seminars
  • Positive Business – Guest Speaker September 2013
    • Patricia Raskin’s Positive Business Radio Show-AM790
  • “Choosing Your Business Entity” November 2012
    • Center for Women & Enterprise, Providence, RI
  • Judicial Forum – Moderator November 2012
    • RI Bar Association, Providence, RI “Negotiating Contracts” October 2012
  • Center for Women & Enterprise, Providence, RI “Ethics in Negotiation” June 2012
    • RI Bar Association Annual Meeting, Providence, RI
  • SBA’s Conference for Women Entrepreneurs – Moderator September 2011
    • U.S. Small Business Administration, Providence, RI
  • “Cultivating Leadership in Women Executives” – Moderator June 2011
    • Smaller Business Association of New England, Providence, RI