Project Management Expertise
Project Management Processes
- Implemented a Project Management Web Portal capability at a Fortune 500 corporation to
provide access to Product Program metrics, status tracking
and shared calendar. As a result Project Managers were
able to more effectively communicate and share information
with their leadership, peer groups and sub teams.
Aerospace Program Management
- Created approach to manage the development
of a multi-billion dollar, multi-country deep
space mission to Saturn. Enabled NASA/JPL to understand at
all times the risks to the development schedule. The following
article describing the process was published.
"An Innovative Distributed Project Control Approach: A Case
Study Of The Cassini Management Information System (CMIS)"
by Michael W. Hughes and Reed E. Wilcox, Jet Propulsion
Laboratory, California Institute of Technology,
Engineering Management Journal Vol 8, No 1, March
1996. Download article
Master Data Management Project Management
- Provided Project Management for a Master Data Management project at a large So Cal BioTech company and then became the Director of the Information System implementation team. Established both project and change management prioritization business and system processes that increased visibility into resource estimation, staff skills and budget. Resulting implementation won the Computer World Best Practice Business Intelligence Infrastructure award in 2005.