Project Management Overview Part I:
– Introductions and Background
– What is a Project
– What is Project Management
– Why Professional Project Management is Valuable to Organizations
– Project Management as a Career
Project Management Overview Part II:
– Various Approaches to Managing Projects
– Technologies for Project Management
– Project Management Offices
– Project Management Organizations
– Open Question and Answer Session
Brad has led several M&As (merger and acquisitions), has overseen large, complex, global system-related implementations and has exposure to various forms of technologies. He is a member of the Sacramento SharePoint User Group (SPUG). Brad has also earned his Web Application Developer certification from California State University, Sacramento’s College of Engineering and Computer Science.
Brad is a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI) and volunteers and supports the local Sacramento Valley Chapter. He serves as the Chairman of the chapter’s PMO Forum, is a trainer for PMP preparation courses, is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and sits on the Board of Directors. Additionally, he is credentialed by the PMI as a certified project manager (PMP), is a Certified Scrum Master (CSM), holds a Six Sigma Lean Black Belt (LBBP), and has obtained a certification in Change Management (CMS).
Most recently, he received his Professional Coaching Certification from the University of California, Davis, and is a member of the International Coaching Federation. He is the President and CEO of Developath, a professional coaching practice. Brad is also a member of Toastmaster International, and is the President of the new club that he started at his company.
Brad will continue concentrating on people development, as he is expected to begin the Organizational Learning and Effectiveness Master’s program at UOP (University of the Pacific) in the winter. He currently has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Economics.
August 18th, 2016
5:00pm – 7:00pm
799 G Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Parking is available in the Jury Duty parking lot across the building starting at 4:45pm.