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    Dalena Kensington

    Phoenix, Arizona

    Portfolio Management Director, Research Technology

    Arizona State University

    Portfolio Management Director, Research Technology

    With a background spanning Technology, R&D, Software, Government, and Mass Media; a highly experienced portfolio director, business development and technology commercialization consultant.


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    Commercial Due Diligence
    ESG/Impact Investing
    Leadership and Management
    Marketing and Publicity
    Partnership and Client Management
    Portfolio Management
    Portfolio Optimization
    Product Growth Strategies
    Startup and Spinoff Accelerators
    Tech Sales and Sales Engineering
    Where I've Worked
    Arizona State University logo

    Jan 2017 – Present

    Portfolio Management Director, Research Technology

    Arizona State University
    Yardi Systems logo

    Aug 2014 – Dec 2020

    Product Manager

    Yardi Systems

    Jul 2013 – Aug 2014

    Program Manager

    Maricopa Integrated Health System
    United States Senate logo

    May 2012 – Jul 2013

    Regional Political Field Director

    United States Senate

    May 2010 – May 2012

    Division Information Officer

    State of Missouri

    Jan 2010 – Jun 2010

    Audience Development Manager

    Apple logo

    Feb 2009 – Dec 2009

    Higher Education Brand Representative


    Jul 2007 – Jan 2009


    CNN International
    Where I've Studied

    In Progress

    MBA, Finance

    Pepperdine University

    Masters, Information Systems Management

    Arizona State University


    University of Hong Kong

    Bachelors, Agricultural and Science Journalism

    University of Missouri-Columbia

    Bachelors, Economics

    University of Missouri-Columbia

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