2003 - present   MIT SLOAN SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT                                                 Cambridge, MA

Candidate for MBA, June 2005

·         MediaTech Club – Silicon Valley Technology Trek Organizer

·         Marketing Club

·         Socially Responsible Business Club – Events Coordinator


1994 - 1998       UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT BERKELEY                                            Berkeley, CA

B.A. Economics

·         Head Coordinator, Oakland Asian Students Educational Services (OASES)

·         Supervisor, Campus Computing Center



2001 - 2003       MARKETING DRIVE, INC. (subsidiary of Interpublic Group)                   San Francisco, CA

Promotional marketing services firm

Senior Web Developer

·         Managed cross-functional team in development, from conception to on-schedule launch of a web-based marketing application

·         Recommended and implemented strategies to reengineer existing system to a robust, scalable application

·         Collaborated with clients to plan, design and implement online performance metric reports to track effectiveness of marketing strategies

·         Reduced client’s manual process time by 20% through effective utilization of automation tools

·         Initiated formal process of business and technical documentation including use cases, test scripts, and user guidelines adopted as company best practices


2000 - 2001       ELINE, INC.                                                                                                  San Francisco, CA

                        Web consulting firm specializing in content management and database integration projects                  

Web Developer

·         Translated business rules into technical specifications for design and construction of web applications reducing future software development costs for mid-market e-commerce companies

·         Led technical team in creation of new website features that increased usage and enhanced customer experience, driving an additional $1 million in sales for client

·         Supervised four concurrent client accounts while serving as lead developer for largest client

·         Analyzed and optimized website search engine to achieve a 50% reduction in performance degradation

·         Coordinated performance testing team in analyzing and implementing process improvements that resulted in a 25% enhancement in web page load time


1999 - 2000       PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS                                                               San Francisco, CA

IT Consultant

·         Implemented Oracle Financials Application at several mid-market companies. Assessed client requirements, performed application setup, executed system testing, and provided post-implementation on-site client support and end-user training




President, OASES Cal Alumni Club

·         Led two successful fundraising events that raised over $3,500 as seed money for the club and increased membership base by over 25%.

·         Founded the club, established bylaws, appointed committee chairs, and devised operating budget



·         Cooking and baking – Sloan Tasting Club

·         Mountain biking – enjoy trails of Tilden Park in Berkeley, CA

·         Conversational in Mandarin Chinese


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