Patricia McDonald
Lecturer

Performed various business roles in Federal Government, Aerospace, Banking, Information Technology and Telecommunications industry. Managed multimillion dollar projects in these industries. Responsible for resources and budgets on US and Global projects including Europe, Asia and the Americas. Developed project management processes, participated on IBM Project Management Certification Board, performed project quality reviews and presented key project management concepts at IBM conferences.

Professional Certification

  • Project Management Professional (PMP), Active member in Denver Mile-Hi Chapter
  • Stanford Certified Project Manager -Advanced Project Management
  • IBM Certified Executive Project Manager
  • Help Desk Institute Manager Certification
  • ITIL IT Service Management Foundation Certification
  • Master’s Certificate in Project Management-George Washington University

Education

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville Master Business Administration

University of Missouri-St. Louis Bachelor of Science in Business-Accounting

Employment History

IBM-IBM Global Services 1993 - Retired
New Account Service Transitions
     Executive Project Manager
2004 - 2013
Global Application Development Manager 2001 - 2004
Business Management / Delivery Executive 1997 - 2001
IBM Integrated Systems Solutions Corporation 1993 - 1997
McDonnell Douglas Corporation/Boeing Corporation
     Project Manager/Project Executive Office
     Quality Program Manager
 
McDonnell Douglas Corporation 1981 - 1993
McDonnell Douglas Aerospace Information Services Company-
     Business Systems Analyst
     Business Management Manager
United States Department of Agriculture 1980 - 1981
Farmer’s Home Administration-Accounting Supervisor
United Stated Department of Defense  1972 - 1980
Defense Contract Audit Agency-Auditor