Job Title: Sr. Business Program Manager
Mentor Since: Fall 2018
Will Mentor: Undergrad Students
Working with partners and startups who are building their solutions and applications on the Microsoft platform to understand what they need to make their experience better, and driving pilot initiatives to test and learn how we can best enable our partners to build and sell their solutions, and accelerate their own success.
At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Our mission is grounded in both the world in which we live and the future we strive to create. Today, we live in a mobile-first, cloud-first world, and the transformation we are driving across our businesses is designed to enable Microsoft and our customers to thrive in this world. We do business in 170 countries and are made up of 114,000 passionate employees.
Microsoft - January 2015 - Present: Digital Marketing Manager, Analyst and Press Relations Manager, EMEA Commercial Licensing Lead, Startup and Partner Experience Program Manager Hitachi Consulting - August 2010 - January 2015 Reeve Shima P.C. Law Firm - 2008-2010
Seattle University - Bachelors Degree in Philosophy, Bachelors Degree in Economics
Mentoring Objectives & Scope
My objectives are: - Gain an understanding of my mentee's goals, and explore areas for growth and development, and what they want to gain from this mentoring relationship - Share my experience, and identify areas where my experience and/or network can contribute to my mentee's goals and objectives, including - Provide connections to other contacts where they would be relevant/beneficial - Facilitate brainstorming/provide coaching as appropriate
When and where do you hold meetings with your students?
On the Microsoft campus in Redmond, earlier in the day or during the lunch hour.