Project Management

Ask the Expert Webinar Series - Talent Management

The Ask the Expert Webinar Series is an extension of the Ask the Expert Program offered at PMI® Global Conference. Each year, experts from the community offer one-on-one sessions to conference attendees, acting as mentors, coaches, and sounding boards for Project Managers at varying stages of their careers and across industries. Gain access to these leading project management and industry experts through the Ask the Expert Webinar Series – ask your most pressing Project Management questions, seek career advice, and gain insights into industry trends. Please join the webinar prepared to pose questions to the experts!

This quarter, the Ask the Expert Webinar Series will focus on Talent Management. Our Experts are Lori Kaid and Andrew Craig

Lori Kaid, brings a unique blend of strong business acumen, listening skills, collaborative spirit, and change leadership, her goal is to accomplish the objective of the effort while never forgetting the people side of the equation.  Intellectual curiosity, passion, and a strong belief in the continued growth and learning for everyone describe her well.  Lori is a skilled cultural change agent, creative problem solver, with experience in: 
•    PMO, Project, Portfolio and Program Management (PMP Certified) 
•    Strategic Planning  
•    Organizational Change Leadership & Development (Prosci Certified, CCMP Certified) 
•    Transitioning to Agile (CSM, CSPO) 
•    Mentorship and People  
•    Process Mapping & Improvement  
•    Operational Assessment & Improvement 

Ask Lori Kaid about: Change management (the people side of change), team building, leadership, transitioning to agile, PMO, remote teams, project governance, financial services

Andrew Craig is a Consultant for North Highland Worldwide Consulting, as an Expert Practitioner, in the Program and Project Management Office. He supports transformation initiatives and Community of Excellence development engagements. Andrew is a consummate professional and student of the profession, with a passion for learning and bringing the best out of others. His industry experience includes Healthcare, Information Technology, Financial Services, and most recently, Digital Marketing. Andrew has held various roles in these industries which have provided him with an array of perspectives in providing successful solutions and insights. Andrew’s style has largely been centered around inclusivity and collaboration, understanding that project management moves at the speed of decisions and without getting people together to have conversations, progress will be limited or veer off into an unexpected direction. With this mindset, Andrew has been successful in leading organizations to collectively, and effectively, make decisions, driving solutions forward to success. Andrew is also an active contributor to the community. You can find him on, as well as various Agile Slack and Discord channels. He has also authored an article published in the March 2018 release of PM Network, entitled ‘Transparency in Project Management’. Andrew has earned professional designations in Project Management, Scrum, SAFe, Knowledge Management, and also with Microsoft.

Ask Andrew Craig about: Agile, team development, coaching, Scrum, individual development, professional development, career development, relationship building

Please note that this webinar is not PDU bearing.

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