She obtained an MBA in Finance and Investment Banking from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA. By combining her technical and business backgrounds, she made her mark at a, then, regional bank headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. There, she developed an evaluation system of checkpoints for loan administrators to utilize when servicing multi-million dollar construction loans. She obtained a clear understanding of how the financial packages should be completed to obtain financing for multi- million dollar projects.
At the one-time largest architectural-engineering firm in the southeast United States, approximately 1600 employees, she made her mark by establishing a benchmark for dealing with clients and contractors. She used her technical expertise and business savvy to negotiate the best deals and conduct the most productive meetings. She had a gift for calming the most irate contractor or the most difficult client. Some of the buildings for which she was a