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 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona 

  • Principal at Allison Cahill & Partners Luxury Properties
  • Specializing in luxury properties in Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Arcadia and Carefree

RE/MAX Platinum Living Scottsdale, Arizona

  • RE/MAX 100% Club Recipient 2015
  • RE/MAX Executive Club Recipient 2014
  • Principal at Allison Cahill & Partners Luxury Properties
  • Specializing in luxury properties in North Scottsdale, Paradise Valley and Arcadia
  • Investment Properties

Keller Williams Integrity First Scottsdale, Arizona

  • Specializing in luxury properties in North Scottsdale and Paradise Valley.
  • Helping clients find income producing investment properties to balance out their portfolios.

Real Estate Designations & Certifications

  • Accredited Buyer’s Representative ABR
  • Seller’s Representative Specialist SRS
  • Top Agent Network

Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. Chicago, Illinois

  • Associate attorney in the corporate law department specializing in estates and trusts, asset protection, family limited partnerships and wealth transfer.
  • Law clerk focusing on the corporate law department.

Loyola University of Chicago School of Law Chicago, Illinois

  • Research assistant in corporate law for Professor Charles Murdock.

Citizen Advocacy Center Wheaton, Illinois

  • Law clerk analyzing voting trends.

Our Lady of Mercy High School Rochester, New York

  • French teacher, Yearbook advisor, Chaperone for trips to France and Quebec.

St. Thomas Aquinas High School Overland Park, Kansas

  • French teacher, Student Recruitment Chairman, Cheerleading coach, Chaperone for trip to France.

COMMUNITY EXPERIENCE

Chrysalis – Driving Out Domestic Violence Celebrity All-Star Evening and Golf Invitational

  • Committee Member (2011 – present)
  • Co-Chair  (2012) led the committee in areas of marketing, sponsorships, auction items, monetary donations, and securing donations of food and beverage.

National Charity League – Cactus Wren Chapter

  • Philanthropy Liaison for Homeward Bound (2013 -2015)

Blessed Pope John XXIII School

  • Golf Tournament –  Chair (2012)
  • School Association – Secretary (2010-present)
  • Faith In Action – Fourth Grade Co-Chair (2010-2011) worked with Shoe Box Ministries

Paradise Valley Unified School District

  • United Parent Council – School Representative (2008-2009)
  • Special Education Committee  – Committee Head (2008-2010) – led monthly parent to parent support group; liaison between Director of Special Education and over 1,000 families; organized programs for parents and educators. 
  • Compass Long Range Plan – Committee Member (2009) – worked with the Director of Special Education and others to implement future goals for the school district.
  • Field Trip to the Capitol (2009)led local school drive to speak to legislators about our local education budgets.
  • Yes for PV Students (2009)led campaign at Pinnacle Peak Elementary for the ballot vote.
  • Shoes that Fit (2009) – led school campaign for shoe collection for charitable organization.
  • Pinnacle Peak Elementary School Site Council – Member(2009) – worked with Principal and various teachers to implement future goals for school.
  • Pinnacle Peak Elementary PTO and Grayhawk Elementary PTO Golf Tournament  – Co- Chair (2009)

Las Palomas – Member (2008 to 2013) – a women’s organization that raises awareness of and funds for low-profile women’s and children’s charities in the Phoenix area.

Homeward Bound – Volunteer (2010 – present) – a transitional housing program for homeless and domestic violence families in Phoenix.

  • Old Bags Luncheon – Committee Member (2012-2013)
  • Derby Days –  Committee Member (2010)

Trinity Day School – Board Member (2005-2006)

Chicago Children Charities – Member (1996-2000) – an organization committed to raising funds for the betterment of children in the Chicago area.

EDUCATION

Loyola University Chicago School of Law – Juris Doctorate
Magna Cum Laude, classrank 10 out of 161 students.
Consumer Law Reporter, Accounting for Lawyers Award for Highest Achievement, Order of the Coif, Pi Alpha Delta Honor Society, Dean’s List.

Villanova University School of Law – First Year
Corporate Law Society, International Law Society.

University of Kansas – M.S. Education
Summa Cum Laude, Curriculum & Instruction.
Master’s Thesis, Dean’s List.

University of Kansas – B.S. Education
Cum Laude, Secondary Education.
Joan Harris Pelton Scholarship, Pi Lambda Theta Honor Society, Dean’s List, Teacher’s Assistant Teaching English as a Second Language.

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES

Real Estate License 
State of Arizona (May 2012 – present)

Bar Admissions 
United States District Court (1998-present)
Northern District of Illinois (1998 – present)

Teaching Certificates – Secondary Education/French
State of Kansas
State of Colorado
State of New York