Ransh Brand Custom Framing
April 2001 - present
Custom picture, art, and diploma framing.
Ransh Brand Properties
May 1999 - present
Own and manage rental homes.
Academic Business Administrator
Texas A&M University - Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
August 2000 - January 2007
Managed accounting staff, approved expenditures, contract liason, co-budgeted department's annual budget, assist faculty with research project contractual and expenditure problems, and many other administrative duties.
Texas Engineering Experiment Station
January 1992 - August 2000
Established research projects from research grants and contracts. Assisted Principal Investigators with contract interpretation, approvals for expenditures and contract revisions. Liason for TEES between the PIs and the sponsors. Monitored project expenditures for contract compliance, monitored deficit projects and worked with department staff on resolving the deficits. Worked with computing services to automate Indirect Cost Distribution on research projects administered by the TAMU Research Foundation. Before the automation, I calculated and distributed all this indirect cost manually.
Sales Assistant / Wire Operator
Gilmore Investments / Paine Webber / Shearson Lehman Hutton
April 1985 - December 1999
Process orders to buy and sell, kept books, gave quotes by phone, reconciled trades, opened accounts, etc. I obtained my Stockbroker's License in 1989, passing the Series 7 and the Series 63. Worked in banks in 1983 and 1984