Our schools provide a vibrant, high performing learning environment with excellent teachers, the latest technologies and practices, and innovative learning environments that know no geographic, racial or economic boundaries. Our standards and expectations are high. We are committed to seeing all students graduate from Atlanta Public Schools ready for success in college and life, and prepared to be contributing and productive citizens for our city, state, nation and the world. We know strong schools build a strong Atlanta.
I am a clear thinker with an inclusive and imaginative style of leadership. I have a very strong customer focus and have a long track record of turning around failing projects and initiatives to make them successful. Some key points: • A Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering (specialization in Operations Research & Optimization); Six Sigma Green Belt certification; ITIL Life Cycle Certification (in view). • Recent experience with Atlanta Public Schools, implementing strategic initiatives to move the organization from a reactive to a proactive support stance. • Successful life cycle management of multiple global projects in one of the largest companies in the world. • Experience with delivering strategic IT initiatives on time and within budget. • Sound ability to conduct and interpret qualitative and quantitative analyses; Comprehensive understanding of Process Design/Analysis, RCA, FMEA, statistics and other Six Sigma methodologies. • Successful management and motivation of global cross-functional teams; Experience with leading diverse teams and bridging language/cultural differences. • Expertise in several widely used technology platforms; Experience in managing budgets and resources. • Excellent written & oral communication skills. Ability to breakdown complex issues into simplified pictorials for presentations and appropriate communication. • Excellent team player; Solid reputation as a hardworking, innovative and results-driven professional.