I am a single and multi-passionate professional communicator born in the Dominican Republic fluent in both English and Spanish. I am an American Citizen with a Bachelors Degree in Psychology with honors, and a Masters in Science with over 12 years of experience in marketing, advertising, digital media strategy, and client services in the medical communications industry. I have worked with world-renowned medical specialists and researchers, corporate leaders, and top-notch marketers and product managers in the United States. I am a member of the Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology. My passions include motivating and sharing my experiences with others both online and in live-groups, writing, reading, and digital design. I practice Bikram yoga, and I walk regularly. I also enjoy traveling, photography, music and movies.
Below are references from my former colleagues:
“I had the pleasure of working with Mayra for almost a year, from June 2009 – May 2010. Mayra is willing to take on any challenges with a positive attitude. She is also dedicated to the customer service aspect of the business, always putting the customer first and providing great service. She was very reliable and was a great asset to our team. Top qualities: Great Results, Personable, High Integrity”, July 4, 2010 Penny Mahy Senior Associate Coordinator, Biogen Idec
“Mayra is a conscientious and competent team player who takes pride in performing her job at the highest level possible. Mayra willingly shares her expertise with others and is very attentive to details; she can be counted on to go the extra mile to ensure that the project is completed on time and with the expected amount of information and backup materials. Mayra has a well-developed work ethic and is a pleasure to work with.” October 19, 2009 Margaret Mushinski, Senior Editorial Manager, Euro RSCG Life x2
“From the moment I recruited Mayra to come work with us at Ogilvy Healthworld Medical Education until the moment she left a few years later, I was grateful that our clients and colleagues could benefit from Mayra’s terrific combination of professional skills and personal qualities. With Mayra on the team, we always knew that she took full ownership of her responsibilities and was completely dependable in proactively taking the initiative to get the job done. Even better, Mayra’s upbeat approach helped to keep external and internal stakeholders happy not just with the end result, but also with the process along the way.”August 13, 2009, Philip Mahin , SVP, Director of Account Services, Ogilvy Healthworld Medical Education
“I’ve known Mayra for years, and greatly enjoyed working with her at PW. She is supersmart, highly competent, very hardworking, and also has a great sense of humor. She handled all parts of Program Management wonderfully at PW but with degrees in psychology and nutrition, she also got the science. She’s a great person, a great colleague, and a pleasure to work with.” July 24, 2009 Joan McClusky, Executive Editor Physicians World/Editorial Director-GeoMed, Thomson Physicians World
“Mayra Mejia is a strategic thinker and business innovator who has added key contributions for a variety of clients generating business expansion and solidifying client loyalty throughout the years. I highly recommend Mayra as one of the best professional partners I have had the privilege to work with.” February 11, 2008 Gabriel Isaacs, Senior Director, Interactive Solutions, Media Dwellers, LLC
You can find the above testimonials at Linkedin as part of my professional profile and connections.