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Microsoft Office Employee Relations

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
August 27, 2018

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Luis A. Valentín Maya, J.D.

Urb. Buenaventura, Calle Alelí #5018, Mayagüez P.R. 00682-1272

Cel. 787-***-****


Over fifteen (15) years of experience in management, administrative and legal practices. Broad knowledge and expertise in Public Policy with a proven track record of projects completion, process optimization and legal compliance. Highly- motivated, excellent analytical and conceptual thinking skills. AREAS OF EXPERTISE

*Staffing and Employee Relations * Budget Management

*Strategic and Tactical Planning * Resourceful problem-solving

*Federal Funds Management * Draft Law Resolutions and Bills

* Bidding Processes, Vendor Negotiation * Contracts Review E X P E R I E N C E

2017-Present -

Consultant Services

• Provide Administrative, business/operational support services – Engineering consultant team 2015-2016

Regional Director – Toa Baja Region, Departamento Recreación y Deportes PR

• Public Policy management for Sports and Recreation agencies. Ensure the proper supervision and administration of over 40 direct/indirect employees, resources and schedules to meet municipalities’ demands.

• Responsible for control of all functional phases for the region. Managed DRD Budget volumes, with a scope of nine municipalities: Dorado, Toa Alta, Toa Baja, Vega Baja, Vega Alta, Corozal, Morovis and Bayamón.

• Integrated collaboration with municipalities: Municipality Mayor, Directors and administration – intended for the best use of assets and sponsorship of sports related and recreational events. 2014 – 2015

Interim Director Compañía de Parques Nacionales PR

• Responsible for the overall agency supervision, development and implementation of norms and public policies for the administration of Compañía de Parques Nacionales.

• Responsible for a team of over 100 direct and indirect employees to achieve planned objectives.

• Managed budget volumes, policies and norms for the compliance and performance of the agency. Sponsored and provided guidance to activities, schedule, programs proposals, and compliance related requests.

• Direct interaction as liaison with multidisciplinary teams: Suppliers, Workforce Union, Government Agencies, Auditors, Human Resources, among others. Direct interaction to municipalities and government officials as required supporting operations, projects and providing required service.

• Led cross-functional area forums and meetings as required, to optimize processes. 2

2013 2014

Assistant/Subdirector Director Compañía de Parques Nacionales PR

• Direct collaboration with Executive Director in the development and implementation of policies and norms to manage and lead the daily operation of the company. Assessor in operational, program, and specialized aspects of the company.

• Facilitated and collaborated in the goals and objectives definition, setting and deployment to the team.

• Responsible to study and analyze content and clauses for Law bills, Legal Regulations, Contracts, Auctions and other documents.

• Responsible to prepare Administrative Orders, Papers and Presentations as applicable. 2005-2009

Legal Technician/Special Assistant - Departamento Recreación y Deportes PR

• Chairman for the Auction Board – in charge of all related activities for operation: negotiation and bidding process, contracts review, ensuring compliance to norms and regulations

• Federal Funds Management – federal funds request, ensure execution of projects and compliance to regulations.

• Responsible to study and analyze content and clauses for Law bills, Legal Regulations, Contracts, Auctions and other documents to emit recommendations. Drafted, interpreted law bills, legal opinions, letters, memorandums and other legal documents.

• Preparation of legal Opinions as requested

• Liaison with Secretary of DRD, Senators and Legislature for legal and other related items 2001 - 2004

Legislative Assessor, Oficina de Política Pública y Legislación del Presidente del Senado

• Responsible to prepare and draft Law Resolutions and bills in support of the Senate and House of Representatives. Lobbying for Senate and House of Representatives law measures.

• Coordination of public hearings for President proposed bills

• Assessor, providing analysis and recommendations in both legal and public policy scope

• Assessor for President and senators during ordinary and extraordinary sessions as required

• Study, analysis and interpretation of Jurisprudence, Laws and Regulations from The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and United States

E D U C A T I O N A N D C E R T I F I C A T I O N S 1996 Pontificia Universidad Católica, Escuela de Derecho, Ponce, P.R. Juris Doctor, Law 1993 Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Mayagüez, P.R. BA Arts and Science, Political Sciences KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Software Knowledge Microjuris, Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint Courses and Certifications: Conflict resolution, Negotiation for Collective Agreements, Legislation Bills Preparation, Effective Facilitation, Bidding Processes management Fluent English/Spanish written and verbal skills

R E F E R E N C E S Available upon request

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