Meet the Experts
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My previous roles in the payments industry include head of payments at a community bank and executive roles in operations and later business development at a mid-sized ISO. I hold an MS in Leadership and Organizational Development from The University of Texas at Dallas.
I am an International Coaching Federation (ICF) certified coach, an aviation enthusiast and an amateur chef.
I am a former professional roller-skating coach, a collector of Dr. Seuss Unorthodox Taxidermy. I also enjoy coastal drives into California wine country in my 1965 Mercedes Benz 230sl.
When I’m not working, you can find me reading about macroeconomics and blockchain technologies, painting and playing tennis.
During my leisure time I enjoy combining my passion for history and travel and have visited over 40 countries to date.
Prior to joining Visa, I managed the dispute resolution management team at Mastercard for 24 years. I also worked at Chase Manhattan Bank for several years. Outside of work, I enjoy music and play several instruments including a hammered dulcimer.
When I’m not working, I love to travel. I have been to six continents and more than 30 countries – and can’t wait to visit even more places in the future!
In my free time, I enjoy playing tennis and basketball and trying new restaurants.
Outside of Visa I enjoy running and traveling.
I have performed with three a cappella groups over 12 years and am an avid foodie, both as an at-home chef and exploring restaurants around the world!
Outside of work, I’m an active collector of non-fungible token (NFT) based crypto art.
Outside of Visa, I am an avid golfer and competitive open-wheel driver.