Welcome to West Virginia / Ohio Valley PMI Chapter
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Planning for current and future member benefits
Celebrating 20+ years of success!
Welcome to the West Virginia / Ohio Valley PMI Chapter
Please join the Chapter to enjoy all benefits.
Charleston, West Virginia
Serving West Virginia and the Ohio Valley
We are excited to offer a virtual Agile Essentials training course by Alan Zucker of Project Management Essentials on Friday, April 30th. This 1-day course will provide a comprehensive exploration into the essential, foundational concepts and practices of Agile. At the end of the course, students will have a strong working understanding of the Agile principles and common practices including Kanban and Scrum. Students participate in several hands-on exercises that reinforce the concepts presented in class.
Scott Lesnick is a global keynote speaker who is motivational, instructional and educational in style and tone. He presents powerful keynotes and interactive breakout sessions, webinars and is a consultant and author. Also, Scott earned his CSP- Certified Speaking Professional from the National Speakers Association. Only 12% of speakers world-wide have this designation!
In addition, Scott spent 24 award-winning sales and management years at Shaw Industries a Berkshire Hathaway Fortune 500 company.
The presenter will be Brandon Conrad from MatchWare Inc. Brandon has a degree in Economics and Psychology from the University of Kansas. Brandon has worked for MatchWare since 2005 as a product manager. In his time there, he has focused on mind mapping software and how it relates to project management. Brandon has written articles and given presentations to multiple project management groups in the US and Europe about using mind mapping in project management. His articles have been published in multiple PMI publications. His presentations have been with various PMI chapters and at the PMI Global Congress in 2009.
Members in spotlight
New Members This Month
- Beth Carlson, PMP
- Alyssa Conn
- TODD SUPLITA
15th Year Anniversery
- Michael Fletcher, PMP
Renewing Members This Month
- David Scott, PMP
- Nina Shell, CAPM
- John Curry, PMP
- Andrea Ware, PMP
- Jacalyn McCutchen, PMP
- Aaron Geething
- Clayton White, PMP
- Jenelle Armstrong, PMP
- Charles Dameron, PMP
- Mark Neal, PMP
- Anna Sites, PMP
- Nicole Lauffer
- Angela England, PMP
- David McClung, PMP
- Floyd Gallagher
- Joseph Earley, PMP
- J Eric Jarrett, PMP
- Leonard Kelley, PMP
- Michael Fletcher, PMP
- Russell Guzek, PMP
- Tina Mascaro, PMP
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