Jay DeAndrea

Jay DeAndrea joins the Engineering Management Program in the fall of 2019 with over 20 years of experience in the areas of Project, Program and Portfolio Management. Mr. DeAndrea is currently the ITS Global Portfolio Manager for Ball Corporation, the global leader in manufacturing and Aerospace Engineering.

Principally focused in the area of business and information technology alignment, Mr. DeAndrea’s experience spans the Manufacturing, Aerospace, e-Commerce, Telecommunications and Financial Services industries.  Past Projects and Programs delivered total over $50M with Portfolios over $100M annual.  Recent experiences and passions include building Portfolio Management Offices to bring the people, process and technology together into high performance teams.

Mr. DeAndrea holds a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Colorado at Boulder.  He is a certified Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP), Certified Scrum Master and a Six Sigma Yellow Belt.

A Colorado native, Mr. DeAndrea has twins in high school, enjoys exploring new areas that come with global business travel, sports, political science, trivia and trying to keep his yard and garden organized and organic.  Volunteer activities include working to promote sustainability, clean environment and animal welfare.