Tisha Collins

Tisha Collins

expertise
Personal finance and banking
currently
Fact Checker
education
University of Charleston

Highlights

  • Fact-checker for The Balance with a focus on banking, investing, and insurance reviews
  • Professional analyst curating daily news briefs and comprehensive media analysis reports for Fortune 500 brands including investment giant Vanguard and HSBC Bank
  • Former family services manager for College Nannies, Sitters, and Tutors franchises of Bethesda, Md., and Washington, D.C, managing major brand extension projects, billing, and payroll
  • Former head of quality assurance for Vocus Media Research Group specializing in the maintenance of the group's style guide and auditing the work of profile writers

Experience

Tisha began her professional career as a Researcher at Vocus Media Research Group, the backend database arm of PR software firm Vocus, Inc., where she established the new role of Database Editor to take the group's quality assurance to the next level. She is currently serving as a Media Analyst at Kinetiq, a media intelligence platform specializing in TV analytics and instantaneous measurement of brand performance in the digital world. Prior to this, she spent five years as a team manager and family services manager at the College Nannies, Sitters, and Tutors franchises of Bethesda, Md., and Washington, D.C., developing solutions for families in the areas of childcare and education.

Education

Tisha received a Bachelor's in Communications and History from the University of Charleston, where she captained the varsity women's rowing team and served as editor in chief of the school paper.