Michelle is a customer focussed project manager with over 20 years in the IT industry with the proven ability to manage large complex projects under tight timeframes.
Michelle first received her PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification in 2002 and has applied the methodology across numerous projects during her project management career. She comes from a technical background, having started her IT career as an analyst programmer and understands the full software development lifecycle. She has had experience on projects in each of the SDLC phases including requirements analysis, design, development and testing. This experience has contributed to her ability to communicate effectively with all roles in the project team as well as all levels of management.
Michelle has managed projects in the following domains:
Often her responsibilities have extended to managing multiple projects at any one time as well as account management for key customers. Both of these functions have required Michelle to prepare and deliver numerous presentations to key customer stakeholders.
Michelle has also delivered multiple product demonstrations to both internal and external (customer) audiences in a presales capacity. Importantly, Michelle has the ability to work with all stakeholders at early stages of projects and to leverage her business development experience to understand “business ideas” and take them through to established projects. Her experience covers just about all aspects of project management, having worked for a variety of international organisations in the UK, Central Europe and Australia.
Michelle holds a number of qualifications including: