Bachelor in Political Science, University Georgia. MSAJ, American University. Juris Doctor, Emory University.
Associate Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson and Hand. Chief of staff District of Columbia Public Works Department, Washington. Special assistant to President Office Political Affairs, polit director North-East and Southern regions The White House, 1993—1995.
Of counsel Arter and Hadden. Partner, member Government and Public Finance Groups Greenberg Traurig. Vice president, counselor to president United States Chamber of Commerce (COC).
Principal Vanderbilt Consulting, LLC. Of counsel Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge, LLP. Special representative for global intergovernmental affairs United States Department State, since 2010.
Former member National Chamber Foundation Board. Attorney, advisor City and County of Denver. National legal counsel/advisor Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Director business outreach Obama-Biden Presidential Transition Team, Washington.
Senior advisor Democratic Leadership Council. Chair District of Columbia Commission for Women. Member International Women's Forum.
National tour director Nelson Mandela (8 city) United States of America Tour. Board directors Emory University School Law, Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Innovation Institute (ELII), Howard University. Member of American Bar Association, National Association Securities Professionals, National Bar Association, American Association Advertising Agencies (chair Diversity and Inclusion Committee).