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New Credential Holders in February 2016

Congratulations to these 29 new credential holders in February 2016!

Lessons for the “Knowledge-Hungry” Project Manager

Since the project management profession first emerged in the mid-1900s, the role of “project manager” has evolved in countless ways, and at an exceedingly rapid rate due, in part, to technological advancements and the development of new schools of thought.

New Credential Holders in January 2016

Congratulations to these 75 new credential holders in January 2016!

Featured Board Article - February 2016 Newsletter

PMIWDC's Professional Development Operational Area Offers New Programming in 2016!

A featured board article by John Pan, VP Professional Development

New Credential Holders in December 2015

Congratulations to these 90 new credential holders in December 2015!

Introducing the New 2016 PMIWDC Chapter Chair: Esen Akter Tekinel, PMP, MOR

Meet Esen Akter Tekinel – the 2016 PMIWDC Chapter Chair and CEO. Esen served as the Chapter’s 2015 Vice Chair/COO, Director-at-Large in 2014 with the Governance Board, following 5 years of increasing volunteer involvement that started when she attained her PMP certification in 2009. Beginning as a volunteer with the Outreach Committee, Esen quickly moved on to leading the chapter’s Professional Development Committee for 3 years before serving as the chapter’s Director-at-Large. Esen’s goal in 2016 is primarily increasing volunteer happiness while holding on to core values and PMI’s ethical standards and code of conduct.

Introducing the New 2016 PMIWDC Chapter Vice-Chair: Andy Walker, PMP

Meet Andy Walker – the new 2016 PMIWDC Chapter Vice-Chair and COO. Andy has volunteered for over 5 years starting as a volunteer with the Programs Committee assisting in recruiting speakers for our chapter dinner meetings. Andy quickly ascended to AVP of Evening Programs and was subsequently elected to VP Programs in 2012. In 2014 Andy was elected to the Governance Board as a Director-at-Large where he took on a special assignment as the PM over the planning and execution of the annual 2015 PM Symposium.