Director of Business Operations
India is a business professional with over 10 years’ experience in Pre and Post award administration and Business Operations. With a keen eye for details some of her past responsibilities have been: Ad hoc reports, monthly budget reporting, debit memos, direct retros, funding profiles, participant payment reconciliation, grant & contract pre-award, and managing consultants; among other duties. She has held several progressive roles over the past 11 years at UMB and has adept skills in problem solving and process improvement. India obtained her bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing from Bowie State University and her Master’s of Business Administration from Towson University with a specialization in Human Resource Management. She began working at UMB in 2011 as an Office Clerk II and has progressed to oversight and training of other Research Administration Staff in her current role as Program Manager. When not at work you can find her travelling with her loved ones, reading a book, brunching with friends, listening to music or, last but not least, watching a court television show.