He is a Project Management Professional (PMP) since 1998, Certified Associate Project Manager (CAPM) since 2014, and PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) since 2016. He is the 2013 recipient of the Kerzner Project Manager of the Year Award.
He has been an application developer, project manager, and resource manager since 1989. He has a Bachelors degree in Computer Science from John Carroll University, and has an MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management.
He has work experience in life insurance, auto insurance, manufacturing, retail point-of-sales, sales & marketing, and large construction. He currently works full-time for an auto insurance company as a project manager, managing large multi-million dollar IT projects. Projects range from mainframe development to web development. He also teaches project management courses at his current employer, and helps develop project management standards for the entire enterprise.