Located in Arnold, Maryland, United States of America. Join host Dan Baum as he talks to Brandi Shepard about how despite serious health challenges, she’s able to focus on the sweet spots. @ Jago Art & DesignFine Art EducationAnne Arundel Community CollegeFine/Studio Arts, General & Graphic DesignCatonsville Community CollegeGraphic Design, Graphic Communications ExperienceJago Art & Design   1995 - Present East County Times   2007 - 2011 SkillsGraphic Design, Adobe Creative Suite, OS X, Adobe Acrobat, Graphics, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Layout, Publishing, QuarkXPress, Digital Illustration, Logo Design, Photoshop, Image Manipulation, Advertising, Visual Communication, Magazines, Business Cards, Newsletters, Art, Portraits, Illustration, Oil Painting, Art Direction, Posters, Typography, Image Editing, Vector Illustration, Storyboarding, Flyers, Brochures, Drawing, New Media, Customer Service, Sales, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania AreaProject Control Manager at LeidosDefense & Space EducationPenn State University   2006 â€” 2010Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration, Management and OperationsUniversity of Maryland University College   2002 â€” 2004Bachelor of Science - Business Administration, Business Administration (finance and accounting minors)Anne Arundel Community College   2000 â€” 2002Associate of Arts (AA), Accounting and Business/ManagementFranklin Jr Sr High School   1991 â€” 1994 ExperienceLeidos   May 2007 - Present SAIC   March 2006 - May 2007 General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems   November 2004 - March 2006 General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems   June 2003 - November 2004 AT&T Government Solutions   December 2002 - June 2003 Battelle   July 2002 - December 2002 Defense Intelligence Agency   July 1999 - June 2002 US Army   May 1995 - January 1999 SkillsRequirements Analysis, DoD, Business Process..., Analysis, Program Management, Project Control, Financial Analysis, Financial Reporting, Hyperion EPM, Job Scheduling, Schedule Control, Team Management, Revenue Forecasting, Trend Analysis, Trend Forecasting, Cash Flow Forecasting, Financial Forecasting, Budget Forecasts, Strategic Financial..., Earned Value Management, MS Project, Costpoint, Cost Accounting, Cost Accounting..., Federal Government, FAR, Project Planning, Project Estimation, Project Portfolio..., Project Finance, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Project Management, Staff Supervision, Mentoring, Peer Mentoring, Team Mentoring, Project Manager..., Government Contracting, Proposal Writing, Proposal Support, Government Proposals, Budget Proposals, BOE, Security Clearance, Military, Systems Engineering, Contract Management, Cost Benefit, Risk Management, Tucson, ArizonaretiredWriting and Editing EducationAnne Arundel Community CollegeAssociate’s DegreeUniversity of Maryland Baltimore CountyBachelor’s Degree, Ar History / Visual Art, summa cim laude ExperienceNational Gallery of Art   January 1988 - January 1998, Washington D.C. Metro AreaExecutive Director of Operations at Legal ELaw Practice EducationAnne Arundel Community CollegeSports, Nutrition ExperienceLegal E - Employment Partners   February 2010 - Present Spiegel & McDiarmid   May 2006 - February 2010 Pat Taylor and Associates   1994 - 2006 Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker   1988 - 1994 SkillsRecruiting, Legal Research, Human Resources, Management, Talent Acquisition, Employment Law, Corporate Law, Litigation Support, Outlook, Public Speaking, Temporary Placement, Information Technology, Government, Interviews, Temporary Staffing, Event Planning, Research, Nonprofits, Administrative..., Resume Writing, Employee Relations, Legal Writing, Leadership, Legal Assistance, Policy, Westlaw, Document Review, Data Entry, Litigation, Legal Compliance, Training, Hiring, Staffing Services, Applicant Tracking..., Career Counseling, Conflict Resolution, Sourcing, Office Administration, Employee Benefits, Contract Negotiation, Lexis, Wordperfect, Mediation, Employee Training, System Administration, Immigration Law, Career Development, Legal Documents, Corporate Governance, Courts, Baltimore, Maryland AreaSPECIAL ASSISTANT TO THE DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS RELATIONS/EVENTS PLANNER FOR BWI AIRPORT at MAA /BWI AIRPORTAirlines/Aviation EducationAnne Arundel Community College   2006 â€” 2008EVENTS PLANNER SkillsHospitality, Management, Budgets, Aviation, Airlines, Aircraft, Customer Service, Flights, Microsoft Office, Airports, Commercial Aviation, Aerospace, Project Management, Microsoft Excel, Strategic Planning, Negotiation, Change Management, Operations Management, Aircraft Maintenance, Team Leadership, Baltimore, Maryland AreaPartner at Simulserve Technologies, LLCInformation Technology and Services EducationArchbishop Spalding High School   1991 â€” 1995Anne Arundel Community College ExperienceSimulserve Technologies, LLC   August 2013 - Present PGX Promotions   March 2006 - August 2013 Lighthouse Point Chiropractic   February 2003 - January 2006 Preferred Care Center   February 1999 - February 2003 SkillsApparel, Public Relations, Retail, Medical Billing, Screen Printing, Embroidery, Corporate Gifts, Graphics, Sales, Graphic Design, San Diego, CaliforniaHuman Resources EducationAnne Arundel Community College   2011 â€” 2013Associate's degree, Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, GeneralAnne Arundel Community College   2011 â€” 2013Human Resource management Certificate ExperienceSeverna park racquetball fitness club   2011 - 2013 Arbys   July 2007 - December 2009 McDonald's Corporation   October 2002 - April 2005, Crofton, MarylandCustomer Service Manager at Force 3Information Technology and Services EducationAnne Arundel Community College   1992 â€” 1993Associate of Arts (A.A.) ExperienceForce 3   March 2013 - Present The Coordinating Center   June 2010 - March 2013 TEKsystems   July 2006 - December 2009 Force 3   June 2004 - August 2006 SkillsManagement, Customer Service, Baltimore, Maryland AreaStudent at Anne Arundel Community College EducationAnne Arundel Community College   2009 â€” 2014, New Haven, ConnecticutAdministrative Manager at Lowe's Home ImprovementRetail EducationUniversity of Maryland University College   1986 â€” 1989Business/Commerce, GeneralAnne Arundel Community College   1982 â€” 1984Associate of Arts (A.A.), Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General ExperienceLowe's Home Improvement   November 2007 - Present Walmart   February 1996 - November 2007 SkillsMerchandising, Time Management, Customer Service, Process Scheduler, Management, Retail, Sales, Annapolis, MarylandRadiologic Technologist at The Johns Hopkins HospitalHospital & Health Care EducationAnne Arundel Community College   2005 â€” 2007Associate of Arts and Sciences (AAS), Radiologic Technology/Science - RadiographerUniversity of Maryland Baltimore County   1994 â€” 1997Bachelor of Science (BS), Psychology ExperienceDoctors Express Edgewater   April 2014 - Present Johns Hopkins Hospital   June 2008 - Present Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD   May 2007 - December 2009 SkillsRadiology, Health, Operating Room, Pain Management, Emergency Room, Trauma Xray, Portable Radiography, Pediatric radiography, Fluoroscopy, Patient Safety, Direct Patient Care, Quality Patient Care, Annapolis, MarylandRegistered Nurse Certified Neonatal Intensive Care at LifeBridge HealthHospital & Health Care EducationAnne Arundel Community College   1978 â€” 1981ADN, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse ExperienceLifeBridge Health   November 2005 - Present Severn Health Care   June 2003 - June 2004 Annapolis Medical Center   June 1981 - May 2003, Melbourne, Florida3D Travel SpecialistLeisure, Travel & Tourism EducationViking Travel Agent AcademyViking River Cruise Specialist, Luxury River CruisesUniversal Orlando Specialist CourseUniversal Orlando Specialist CertificateCollege of Disney Knowledge   2012 â€” 2012Disney Destinations:Anne Arundel Community College   2006 â€” 2008Associate of Arts (A.A.), Secondary Education and TeachingAzamara World AcademyPlatinum Globe CertifiedCarnival Cruise LineAwesome AdventurerCelebrity Five Star AcademyFive Star CertifiedNorwegian Cruise Line UniversityFreestyle Advanced SpecialistPrincess AcademyCommodore Certified ExpertRoyal Caribbean University of WOWExpert Plus Experience3D Travel Company   July 2012 - Present 3D Travel Company   June 2012 - Present SkillsDisney Vacations, Vacation, Cruises, Universal Orlando Resort, Event Management, Disney, Customer Service, Social Networking, Adventure Travel, Leisure Travel, Theme Parks, Travel Insurance, Family Vacations, Cruise Lines, Online Travel, Travel Planning, Resorts, Leisure, Family Reunions, Sandals, Social Media, Event Planning, Honeymoons, Tourism, Social Media Marketing, Facebook, Marketing, Online Marketing, Travel, Sales, Orlando Vacations, Walt Disney World Resort, Adventures by Disney, Sea World Orlando, Disneyland, Group Travel, River Cruises, Baltimore, Maryland AreaHealth, Wellness and Fitness EducationUniversity of Maryland College Park   1990 â€” 2012business and arabic languageAnne Arundel Community College   2008 â€” 2011Associate of Arts (A.A.), educationUniversity of MarylandAssociate of Arts (AA), Education & Business, Church Hill, MarylandAccount Manager at MMI DirectInformation Technology and Services EducationUniversity of Maryland University College   1995 â€” 1996AccountingPrince George's Community College   1974 â€” 1976Associate of Arts (AA), Secretarial ScienceAnne Arundel Community College ExperienceMMI Direct   April 2004 - Present Merkle Direct Marketing   1998 - 2001 SkillsCustomer Service, Account Management, Budgets, Marketing Strategy, Severna Park, MarylandEnvironmental Management studiesEnvironmental Services EducationUniversity of Maryland University College   2013 â€” 2015Bachelor of Science, Environmental ManagementAnne Arundel Community College   2011 â€” 2013Associate's transfer degree, Environmental Studies ExperienceUPS Freight   September 2005 - Present, Baltimore, MarylandConstruction Team Inside Sales Manager/Project CoordinatorElectrical/Electronic Manufacturing EducationAnne Arundel Community College   1996 â€” 1998Business Administration ExperienceOne Source Associates   November 2006 - Present SkillsSales Management, Forecasting, Sales, Manufacturing, Electricians, Product Marketing, Construction, Negotiation, Product Development, Sales Presentations, Management, New Business Development, Pricing, Purchasing, Key Account Management, Contract Negotiation, Product Management, Lighting Control, Baltimore, Maryland AreaStudent at Anne Arundel Community CollegeMedical Practice EducationAnne Arundel Community College   2006 â€” 2008, Washington D.C. Metro AreaStudent at Anne Arundel Community CollegeWriting and Editing EducationAnne Arundel Community College   2009 â€” 2011, Baltimore, Maryland AreaComputer Technician at Talbot County Public SchoolsComputer Hardware EducationComputertraining.com   2007 â€” 2007Towson University   2005 â€” 2006Business AdministrationAnne Arundel Community College   2002 â€” 2004Associates, General Studies ExperienceTalbot County Public Schools   May 2009 - Present Physicians Management Group   November 2007 - May 2009 Harris Crab House   May 2005 - November 2007 Joe’s Seafood   May 2004 - May 2007 Landesign, Inc   May 2002 - May 2004 SkillsMicrosoft Office, Active Directory, TCP/IP, Wireless Networking, Windows 7, Windows Server, Laptops, Windows XP, Troubleshooting, Help Desk Support, OS X, Team Building, Annapolis, Marylandpaint contractorConstruction EducationAnnapolis Area Christian SchoolAnne Arundel Community College ExperienceSelf-employed   2006 - Present, Bowie, MarylandManager at Bruster's Real Ice CreamManagement Consulting EducationAnne Arundel Community College   2010 â€” 2010 ExperienceBruster's Real Ice Cream   June 2013 - Present Arbitron   December 2012 - June 2013 Best Buy   2010 - 2012 West River Center   2006 - 2010 SkillsPhotoshop, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Computers, Music, Musicians, Annapolis, MarylandStudent Intern at Federal Highway AdministrationGovernment Administration EducationUniversity of Baltimore   2015 â€” 2017Bachelor’s Degree, Business Administration and Management, GeneralAnne Arundel Community College   2012 â€” 2014General StudiesMorehouse College   2009 â€” 2011Chemistry, 3.34Severn School   2005 â€” 2009High School, 3.33 ExperienceFederal Highway Administration   April 2012 - Present Banfield Pet Hospital   May 2009 - May 2009 SkillsPolicy Analysis, Community Outreach, Public Policy, Policy, Research, Land Use Planning, Economic Development, Customer Service, Government, Federal Government, Transportation Planning, ArcGIS, Transportation..., GIS, Urban Planning, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Baltimore, Maryland AreaPersonal Banker at Severn Savings BankBanking EducationAnne Arundel Community College   1998 â€” 1999annapolis high school ExperienceSevern Savings Bank   June 2014 - Present SunTrust Bank   April 2011 - June 2014 Therapy Systems Dme   September 2008 - March 2011 AACEFCU   March 2003 - February 2008 SkillsCredit, Commercial Banking, Mortgage Lending, Risk Management, Core Banking, Credit Cards, Banking, Retail Banking, Cash Handling Experience, Cash Management, Loans, Collections, Operations Management, United StatesA.S.