Vocational Evaluation Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Vocational Evaluation, Earning Capacity, Capability, Labor Market Analysis, Job Search Effectiveness, Spousal Support, Wrongful Termination,

Areas of Expertise

Vocational Evaluation, Labor Market Analysis, Job Search Effectiveness Evaluation, Earning Capacity & Capacity Analysis, Career Counseling, Job Search Strategy Development, Job Placement Assistance.

Certifications & Licenses

Career Management Fellow (CMF), Institute of Career Certification International

Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Human Resources Certification Institute

Registered Career Consultant (RCC), International Association of Career Consulting Firms

Licensed Career Consultant, Labor Department of the Industrial Commission of Arizona


Master of Business Administration, University of Southern California, 1976

Bachelor of Arts in Communication, University of Southern California, 1974

Professional Experience

2010 to Present
Experts, Scottsdale, AZ
Owner, Managing Director

Provide vocational evaluations, labor market research and other employment consulting to attorneys and their clients. Prepare and deliver comprehensive reports and provide depositions and testimony.

2003 to Present
Resource Group, Scottsdale, AZ
Owner, Chief Career Strategist

Provide corporate-retained outplacement services and career transition consulting directly to individuals serving in a variety of functions and industries. Also provide workforce development and career development consulting for companies in the utilities, human resources and management consulting industries.

•Assist job seekers in career planning, goal setting, resume and cover letter writing, interviewing, networking, identifying sources of job leads and job search strategy development

•Develop and deliver customized, one-on-one career transition services including entrepreneurial consulting to individuals throughout the United States

•Create and deliver presentations, webinar, teleseminar and workshop programs on a variety of career, employment and workplace topics

2001 to 2003
Spherion Human Capital Consulting, Los Angeles, CA
General Manager/Account Director

Managed and delivered outplacement consulting and business development for the Southwest region of this international human resources consulting firm, a division of Spherion Corporation, a $2.5 billion human resources, recruitment, technology and outsourcing company. Managed a staff of five in the Los Angeles office.
•Assisted displaced employees with career planning and job search training services through one on one consultation and small group workshops

1993 to 2001
Right Management, Inc., Phoenix, AZ & Los Angeles, CA

2000 to 2001
Senior Vice President, Client Relations (Phoenix)

1993 to 2000
Vice President (Los Angeles)

Managed and delivered outplacement services and business development for the three office Arizona/Nevada region of this international human resources consulting firm.  Previously developed, managed and delivered outplacement services and managed client relationships in the Los Angeles and Woodland Hills, CA offices.

•Developed and implemented strategic marketing plans involving product changes, new product introductions and their successful launch into new target markets
•Managed and implemented on-site career centers
•Created and delivered consulting and sales training programs

1990 to 1993
Lee Hecht Harrison, Inc., Los Angeles, CA
Vice President, Client Relations

Delivered executive and group outplacement services and managed client relations for the Los Angeles office of this national outplacement firm.

1985 to 1990
Career Transition Group, Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Co-Founded this outplacement firm and was responsible for general management, human resources, program development and delivery of executive and group outplacement services.

•Developed innovative outplacement programs to meet the needs of a diverse group of employees transitioning from a major healthcare organization

1981 to 198
Univance, Inc., Los Angeles, Ca - Outplacement Consultant

1980 to 1981
N. W. Gibson International, Los Angeles, CA – Executive Recruiter

1979 to 1980
Name & Associates, Los Angeles, CA – Executive Recruiter

1978 to 1979
Global Marine, Inc., Los Angeles, CA – Treasury Associate

1976 to 1978
Korn/Ferry International, Los Angeles, CA – Executive Recruiter

Volunteer Leadership & Affiliations

Associate Member, American Board of Vocational Experts
Member, City of Phoenix Workforce Connection Board
Workforce Policy Advisor, AARP Arizona
Member, Association of Career Professionals International
Member, Society for Human Resource Management
Member, Valley of the Sun Human Resources Association (VSHRA)
Member, Staffing Management Association of Greater Phoenix
Career Advancement Chair & Past President, Board of Directors,
USC School of Business Alumni Association
Parent Liaison & Coach, Special Olympics Unified Sports Program, Chaparral High School

Expert Testimony

Superior Court of Arizona

Publications & Presentations

Available Upon Request


Available Upon Request