L.F. has 15 years of experience as a project manager and data research analyst including a strong operational role working for Associates for International Research, Inc (AIRINC), an economic consulting firm. As a Senior Manager in the Data Research and Analysis Department at AIRINC (2000-2004), she was able to manage a staff of research analysts and surveyors, work on product development which included interacting with the CEO and technology group, as well as, consult with senior client service executives to assure data requirements met client expectations. Earlier in her career at AIRINC, she was a Senior Consultant (1994-2000) supporting senior executives to develop new analytical programs and products to better measure cost-of-living indicators. Her analytical work included analyzing cost-of-living survey data and studying international economies to track inflations, exchange rates and volatility. She began her career at AIRINC as a Data Manager (1991-1993) and Research Analyst (1989-1990). Her current volunteer work has allowed her to continue to build on her operations and project management skills. She is proficient in Microsoft Office and QuickBooks. She has a MBA from Boston University and a Bachelors in Economics from Clark University.