Managing Consultant, Disaster Recovery Services, LLC
Summary of Qualifications
Shelley is a managing consultant with Disaster Recovery Services, LLC. She focuses on public entity risk management and procurement strategies in the facilitation of complex disaster recovery projects.
Shelley serves as a subject matter expert in the areas of public procurement and governmental business operations. Her responsibilities include working closely with project managers and public entity clients to prepare comprehensive action plans for recovery efforts, especially where state and federal public assistance is involved. Additionally, Shelley works closely with vendors, cooperative purchasing groups, and client purchasing departments to provide procurement guidance, training and assistance, helping develop comprehensive procurement strategies to support financial recovery.
Shelley holds over 30 years of business operations experience. She spent 13 years in public education leading various business functions, specializing in the areas of public procurement, contract management, risk management, and policy development. She has also served as a subject matter expert to trustees and executive leadership. Shelley has experience in the management of the formal bid process, procurement and placement of property and casualty insurance for large scale exposures, as well as process mapping and re-design. Shelley led teams through recovery during Hurricanes Ike (2008) and Harvey (2017) and is currently assisting clients through recovery from Hurricanes Florence and Michael (2018).
National Cooperative Purchasing Procurement Partners (NCPP)
National Institute of Government Procurement (NIGP)
Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA)
Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO)
University Risk Management & Insurance Association (URMIA)
Bachelors of Business Administration, Baylor University
Masters of Business Administration, Dallas Baptist University
Registered Texas School Business Administrator (RTSBA)
Certificate in Process Management - University of Texas, Austin, TX
Certificate in Non-Profit Leadership - Rice University, Houston, TX
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