How Did I Get Here: A Career Profile of David Lewis, PMP

How Did I Get Here: A Career Profile of David Lewis, PMP

Here’s the latest in my series How Did I Get Here. These are interviews of current project management professionals intended to help folks see how others made project management a career. Welcome, David Lewis! When did you first decide to become a project manager? I was managing a Manufacturing Engineering department at Boeing and had just finished my MBA at Cal Poly, Pomona. I was […]

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How Did I Get Here: A Career Profile of Michael Bovilsky, PMP

How Did I Get Here: A Career Profile of Michael Bovilsky, PMP

Here’s the latest in my series How Did I Get Here. These are interviews of current project management professionals intended to help folks see how others made project management a career. Welcome, Michael Bovilsky! When did you first decide to become a project manager? Michael decided to switch to Project Management in 2001 after 6 years in IT Consulting for State and Local governments.  He […]

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How did I get here? Career profile of Steven Rundle, PMP

How did I get here? Career profile of Steven Rundle, PMP

Welcome Steven Rundle, PMP! Steve is the next installment of the How Did I Get Here? series interviewing project managers on how they became part of the profession. When did you first decide to become a project manager? I decided to become a PM after I found out I had been doing project management for dozens of years without knowing that I was managing projects. […]

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How did I get here? The career profile of Cynthia Smith, PMP.

Cynthia Smith lives in the Denver area and enjoys running, hiking, and singing. She has worked in IT for 15+ years and most recently worked as a Senior Project Manager at Oildex, which provides cloud-based accounting software for the oil and gas industry. When did you first decide to become a project manager? I was working as a programmer and developer for quite a few […]

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How did I get here? A career profile of Chelsea Thomas, CAPM

Here is the next profile in the series “How Did I Get Here.” I met Chelsea at the local PMI meeting here in the Denver area. Thanks, Chelsea! When did you first decide to become a project manager? In 2013, my company took on a big project and then realized after a couple of months with minimal progress that they needed someone to lead and […]

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How did I get here? A project manager profile of Alex E. Parker, CAPM

Here’s the next installment of my project manager profile series, “How did I get here?” I met Alex at the local Denver PMI meeting and he agreed to be the subject of this post. Thank you, Alex! When did you first decide to become a project manager? In 2013. What was your academic and/or corporate background before you became a project manager? I have a […]

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How did I get here? A project manager career profile of Barbara Verble, PMP

Here’s the next interview in my series, “How Did I Get here.”  Barb is a friend of mine who works at a large, international software company. Here’s the story of her career in project management. When did you first decide to become a project manager? Until about 14 years ago, I didn’t know what a project manager was. I knew what a project was but didn’t […]

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How Did I Get Here? A Project Manager Profile of McDowell Graham, PMP

Here’s the next profile in my series “How Did I Get Here?” focusing on how and why someone became a project manager. McDowell Graham has 20 years’ project planning and business process engineering experience; 11 years’ experience with supporting Federal agencies; and 5 years in SharePoint site collection administration and content design/development/delivery. A Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Black Belt, and ISO […]

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How did I get here? My career in Project Management

Everyone is always interested in “How did you get here?” and what led me to a career in project management. To that end, I’m starting a new series on ProProjectManager.com. The “How did you get here?” interview. I’ve got lots of friends (at least now) that are project managers and got to that place in many different ways.    Let’s get started! My first interview […]

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