Senior Project Manager in Engineering and IS Department at Halifax Regional Water Commission. Responsible for PMs, BAs and PMO Practice in Information Systems area.
Delivers project management consulting and training for industry associations and for commercial and not-for-profit organizations. Often mentors and coaches others in project management.
Project Manager for over twenty-five years. Experience as an employee and as a consultant in various industries including utilities, oil and gas, insurance, pensions, policing, justice and housing.
Ran ePMO for a consulting company for many years, delivered PM training to employees and managed virtual role-based communities.
An expert in project management and well versed in PMI as an organization. Volunteered continuously at the local and global levels for PMI since 1999. President of the PMI Nova Scotia board, and lead roles in PMI's Technology Member Advisory Group, Requirements Management Community of Practice, Social Media Advisory Group, Community Champion Advisory Group and BRM Practice Guide team. Currently member of the Standards Member Advisory Group.
Frequent speaker on project management subjects at industry events in Canada and the U.S. and more infrequently internationally (Denmark, Italy, Mexico, Nigeria and India.)
Certified in Information Technology as an I.S.P./ITCP (Information Systems Professional - Canadian Information Processing Society), MCP (Microsoft), ITIL (Axelos), in Project management as a PMP (Project Management Institute) and in Agile and Scrum as an SMC, SAMC and SCT.