As 2016 interim VP of Administration/Secretary for PMI-SWVA, Jeff was elected to the same position for 2017/2018 term. Currently, President-Elect for, 2020, for the Chapter Jeff will support Paige Kanode in her position of President for 2019. In addition to supporting Paige in her mission of leveraging quality content to bring value for the members of our chapter of PMI, and support for the advancement of our craft. He will act as sponsor liaison for the Chapter and don’t be surprised if you find him knocking on your door for support this year.
Bringing decades of Retail and Manufacturing experience with him, Jeff is employed as the Program Manager for Pyrotechnique by Grucci, a world leader in display fireworks located in Radford Virginia. He holds certifications from PMI for PMP®, PMI-ACP®, and CAPM®, as well as Certified Six Sigma Black Belt® from ASQ and a Master Certification in Lean Enterprise Solutions from Villanova. With a background based in continuous improvement, Jeff plans to continue to leverage his experience and business knowledge to make valuable contributions to the Chapter’s growth and value to the membership. He is looking forward to serving the Chapter in this current position as President-Elect and in future capacities as President and Immediate Past President.