Dr. Usera received a Doctorate in Educational Administration from University of Kansas and brings extensive experience in project management, program and curriculum development, strategic planning, program evaluation, institutional research and education research.
Dr. Usera has provided evaluation services and training and technical assistance for numerous faith-based and community organizations. She served as the President of a nonprofit organization as well as project director for federal grants awarded to the nonprofit. She had a ten-year career in the United States Army Reserves which honed rapid response, decision making, assessment and leadership assets.
Dr. Usera, owner of Aspiring Consulting, has worked with nonprofit organizations and small businesses in strategic and succession planning, merger, business development and fund development. She has worked as a Business Development and Management Consultant provided training and facilitation to small businesses and government agencies in the areas of leadership, organizational structures, and marketing and social media consultation.