Knowledge Seeker & Sharer

knowledge is powerKnowledge takes root from data, which begets information, which thru assimilation experiences yields knowledge. Knowledge is know-how, understanding, experience, insight, intuition, and contextual information. I’m an avid seeker and sharer of knowledge; a little about me:

Formal Education

Project Management Institute

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

Program/Project Management Certificate

  • San Jose State University Professional Development Program

Business Administration (MBA)

  • Santa Clara University, MBA

Mechanical Engineering

  • University of Massachusetts, BSME, Magna cum Laude
  • Carnegie Mellon University, MSME

Continuing Education

As an avid reader and attendee of seminars for many years and now a consumer of online education, I strongly believe and participate in continuous, life-long education; a sample of my recent activities include:

Book: Wirasinghe, Errol, PhD. The Art of Making Decisions. Houston, TX: Shanmar Publishing, 2003. Print

Book: Tobe, Jeff, M.Ed. Project Management Professionals are Coloring Outside the Lines. Pittsburgh, PA: Self-published, 2015. Print

Conference: PMI. October 8 – 10, 2015. Leadership Institute Meeting 2015 – North America. Orlando, FL.

Seminar: Bockman, Steve. November 11, 2015. Create Dependable Project Schedules using Team Estimation. Sunnyvale, CA: PMI-Silicon Valley Chapter