Who We Are

Jane

Qualifications

Work History

2004 to present
Personal Assistant

Personal Assistant to a variety of clients. Many administrative duties include: managing personal finances and correspondence, household management including overseeing contractors, personal concierge services, errands, travel research and many other tasks to ensure smooth running of household. Creative services include invitation design, digital scapbooking, assistance with biographies and writing. Other services include accompanying elderly to appointments and overseeing aftercare; assistance with household moves; home office organization; extensive research into alternative life care plans and more.

Contractor, nSight, Inc.
Program Manager, Edit Express

Managed and coordinated the launch of Edit Express, a new express editing service offered by nSight. Coordinated pool of editors, edited new website and marketing copy as well as incoming editing projects.

Copy editing, proofreading, editing, re-writing for numerous nSight clients including Harvard University, Interactive Medicine, The Improper Bostonian and The Christian Science Monitor.

2001
Consultant, TAC Worldwide Services

Responsible for converting entire TAC Staffing Services Training Manual to an online document for the TAC Intranet through the use of Trellix™ Software. The online document replaces all written training material and establishes online resources and training for the various business units. Extensive editing, re-writing, formatting and consultation were involved to conform to web protocol. Conducted feasibility study of online learning.

Wrote online training manual/learning guide content for CD-ROM for EarthLink, Inc.

1993-1999
Freelance Administrative Support

Provided executive-level and general administrative support including writing, proofing and editing, word processing, preparation of presentations to businesses and universities on a freelance basis. Assignments included GTE Corporation, Harvard University (Assistant to Professor Lani Guinier, Harvard Law), Harvard College, Lesley College, Genzyme Corporation, Repligen Corporation, Arthur D. Little, McLean Hospital, Sasaki Associates.

1991-1993
International Liaison, Worldwide Sales and Support, Motorola/Codex

Provided office management and administrative support to staff of twenty including International Area Directors, Multinational and National Account Managers. PC support, assistance with RFP's, presentations, proposals, expense tracking, communication of marketing and sales information to the field worldwide.

1989-1991
Freelance Administrative Support

Provided executive-level and general administrative support including writing, proofing and editing, word processing, and preparation of presentations to businesses on a freelance basis. Experience with numerous organizations including Reebok International, Motorola Codex Corporation, BBN, Bank of Boston, Easel Corporation, Morse Shoe, Peabody Museum at Harvard, JWP Information Systems, Bird Company.

1984-1989
Marketing Communications Specialist, Latin American Operations, Cullinet Software, Inc.

Marketing and communications liaison for all of Cullinet's distributors and subsidiaries in Latin America. Responsibilities included formulation, implementation and administration of seminars and user forums, communication of all technical, marketing and sales information and activity, research, implementation and coordination of site, corporate and customer visits and export of collateral and software.

Marketing Communications Specialist, Marketing Events, Cullinet Software, Inc.
Planned and implemented all special events at Cullinet Software, Inc. including Cullinet's User Week, major domestic and international conferences designed for Cullinet's customers. Attendance at U.S. User week approximated 5000 during which over 600 courses were offered. Specific responsibilities included:

1979-1982
Director of Drama and Instructor of English, Foxborough Public Schools

Designed and implemented educational theater program that included writing curricula, teaching, directing and producing. Initiated and administered workshops, educational assemblies, fundraising and publicity, which resulted in creating profits and fourfold student participation and community attendance.

1966-1979
Professional Theater Experience, Co-Founder, Associate Producer, Actor

Repertory Four of New York, a professional theater company. Responsibilities included performing, producing, obtaining and arranging bookings, publicity and auditions. Performed with professional companies: the Atlantic City Playhouse, The Picadilly Playhouse (Equity), The New England Playwrights Guild, Dinner 88, Cambridge Poets Theater. Recorded radio commercials, industrial narrations. Performed in many college settings, educational conferences, developed and taught speech classes, and originated several programs of dramatic readings.

1977-1979
Real Estate Broker

Gallagher Realty, Inc.

1976-1977
Instructor of Speech

Actor's Workshop

1974-1975
Customer Service Representative

Manpower Temporary Services, Inc.

1966-1967
Instructor of English

Easton Public Schools

Education

1964-1966
Boston University

Bachelor of Arts, English Language and Literature, Minor in Education

1980, 1974
University of Massachusetts

Graduate study in English and Theater

1964
Harvard University

Intensive Spanish

1962-1964
Catholic University of America

Concentration in English