Denise serves as an Associate with Reilly Partners, joining the team in 2014. In this role, she operates as a project manager for the search process, which includes identifying, contacting, and qualifying candidates.
Her responsibilities also include industry and competitor research, presentation development, determination of critical needs, and identification of target impact areas. Denise engages in business-to-business relationship maintenance with start-up and Fortune 1000 clients, servicing food and beverage, insurance, private equity, and sports verticals, among others. Denise works closely with the Managing Directors to organize internal research resources and coordinate best course of action for external, client-facing agendas.
Denise recently graduated from the University of Notre Dame. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, with a minor in International Development. After years of domestic and international research in education while at Notre Dame, Denise continues to explore and support such initiatives. She is a not-for-profit advisor and a guest speaker at educational functions.
Denise is originally from Rwanda. She is an avid traveler and has been to 22 countries on 3 continents.