With his 34 years in the engineering and construction industry, Alan has been with PSMJ – teaching, facilitating, and inspiring – for more than 20 years.
Alan has personally trained thousands of project managers on the principles of successful project delivery and financial management. He is a highly experienced project manager himself, responsible, over the course of his career, for project identification, scope and fee development, project team selection, and leading the execution of agreed-upon work.
In addition to his work with PSMJ, as Vice President and Director of U.S. Operations for the U.S. Transportation Group at CH2M, Alan designed and launched his own leadership course, training hundreds of emerging leaders in his Group on how to reach their full potential and advance their careers. With this passion for developing leaders, Alan has spoken at across the U.S. at conferences about how to elevate leadership in the A/E industry.
Alan attended Auburn University, where he received his B.S. in Civil Engineering and Masters in Environmental Engineering. Alan served as the Program Manager for NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center CERCLA program with a solid record of success in meeting ever-changing and increasingly complex regulatory requirements. For his success, Alan received the Achievement Award from NASA’s Remedial Project Manager for “exemplary efforts demonstrated in the planning and preparation of Marshall Superfund related documents.”