C.A. has 30 years’ experience working in both the private and public sectors. From 2018-2019, she worked for a government contractor assisting with the maintenance of Human Resources files, and processing of Public Records Requests. Prior to that, she worked for 15 years at the Commonwealth of Massachusetts first as a Temporary Contractor, was hired full-time as a Contracts Specialist, and later was promoted to Program Coordinator. Her main responsibilities included processing payroll, approving payment vouchers from provider agencies, site monitoring visits and desk reviews, encumbering funds, interviewing candidates, and training interns/permanent staff. C.A. was very successful in ensuring that staff and the programs she administered were in compliance with H.R.’s policies and procedures and the federal funder’s regulations. Additionally, she provided Paralegal support to the agency’s counsel. For over a year she performed certain CFO duties, including acting as the interim Supplier Diversity Program Officer. Her career began at Meldisco as a Records Processor, where she excelled and was promoted after 9 months to Compensations Coordinator. C.A. processed weekly payroll, union dues, leave requests for union and non-union staff, garnishments, and employment verifications. She has advanced skills in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and is proficient in Access. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Union Institute & University at Vermont College.