What we look for in a Project Manager

What we look for in a Project Manager


Roy L. Carter

Chief Executive Officer
Artel, LLC

PMIWDC Non-Member Rate

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Event Location

Avaya Government Solutions, Jesse Brown Conference Room
12730 Fair Lakes Circle
Fairfax, VA, 22033

Agenda and Cost:

11:30 am: Check in and Networking 12:00 pm: Presentation 12:45 pm: Q&A 1:00 pm: Meeting Concludes Membership in PMI is not required and there is no charge for attending this event, but preregistration is required.

This presentation will focus on the traits and characteristics of a prospective Project Manager, including business and technical acumen and problem solving skills. It will additionally include the process by which we go about growing and hiring Project Managers. Whether you are looking for a PM or a PM looking to be found, this presentation will be of interest to you.

Special Instructions: 

If you have any questions, please contact fairlakes@pmiwdc.org If you are unable to attend this event in person but are still interested, you might want to utilize the virtual interface, Web Alive. Accessible from any Internet connection, this media tool allows you to share the experience from our own desktop. If you are interested in this option, please send an email to fairlakes@pmiwdc.org for more information.

PDUs Available: 
1.00 PDUs for Certified PMs

About the Speaker

Roy L. Carter

Artel, LLC
Chief Executive Officer

Prior to joining Artel, LLC in October 2011, Mr. Roy Carter was President of Civilian Services Sector at Avaya Government Solutions, Inc. (formerly Nortel Government Solutions), a position he held from 2006 thru 2010.  Prior to its acquisition, Mr. Carter served as a Vice President of PEC Solutions, Inc. Earlier in his career Mr. Carter spent 24 years as a Marine Infantry Officer, was CIO of a federal agency, and worked for the Secretary and Under Secretary of the Navy.

From 1999 thru 2008, Mr. Carter was a member of the Board of Directors of Worldwide Assurance for Employees of Public Agencies, serving as its Chairman from 2005 thru 2007.  Mr. Carter hold a B.S. in Systems Engineering from the United States Naval Academy and an M.S. in Computer Science from Georgia Tech.

About the Fair Lakes Luncheons

PMIWDC's free monthly brown bag luncheons in Fair Lakes Virginia.

PMI Membership is not required, nor is preregistration. This forum provides local education, networking and the opportunity for certified program managers to earn continuing education credits (PDUs).

If you have any questions, please contact fairlakes@pmiwdc.org

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