Meet the Owner
Desiree L Watkins
Desiree L. Watkins possesses 31 years of Federal Government experience directly supporting Federal Government programming, serving in leadership and advisory roles in executive management, human capital, managerial, operational, financial, career development, coaching and administrative issues. She has also served in the Executive and Legislative branches of government.
She possesses direct experience overseeing government contracts as a Contracting Officer Representative, acting as the business communications liaison between the Government and the private sector and monitoring contract performance. Her experience includes providing technical expertise necessary to convey and meet the technical requirements of the Government.
During her tenure as a Human Resources Executive at the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts in Washington, DC, she was responsible for the implementation, management and enhancement of the agency’s Special Recruitment and Staffing Programs. She also established a Workforce Investment Internship Program partnering with private sector companies enabling women entering/reentering the workforce with federal contract opportunities, several of whom successfully transitioned to permanent federal employment. Through this program she provided Career Development and Coaching, training, and mentoring to staff to guarantee smooth operations between participants and hiring managers. She developed comprehensive life skills modules in an academic environment, such as financial planning, employment readiness, preparation and retention and career development.
- Human Resources Management
- Leadership/Team Development
- Workforce Development & Coaching
- Diversity & Inclusion Strategic Planning
- Employer-Employee Relations
- Financial Management & Budgeting Skills
- Organizational Skills
Platinum Choice Consulting, LLC, (PCC), is a woman-owned, minority-owned small business established to provide business support and human capital professionals. PCC focuses on providing expert people, processes, and solutions to ensure each business has knowledgeable, experienced, and innovative people to carry them into the future. Small, but mighty, PCC stands head and shoulders above the competition. PCC builds on the experience of President, LaMont Flanagan Esq., a 40-year, Local, State, and Federal executive and Desiree Watkins, a 30-year State and Federal executive. PCC has assembled a cadre of subject matter experts, consultants, and administrative personnel to provide strategic, operational, and administrative support to a variety of clients, including community associations and non-profit organizations.
Platinum Choice Consulting Is The Solution.