Alex R. Brown II, Project Manager (seeking PMP)

Professional Summary
Experienced project manager offering eight years of success leading various phases of diverse technology projects; Seeking PMP credentials and Masters in Project Management; degrees in Organizational Management and Electronic Systems Technology; Air Force veteran; five years of trend analysis, root cause isolation, and process improvement; Excellent communicator: leverage technical and business acumen to effectively communicate with client executives and their respective teams

Core Competencies
Value-Added Leadership: Project Management: Project Lifecycle:
Cross-functional Supervision Risk Mitigation Requirement Analysis
Team Building & Mentoring Stakeholder Relations ROI Analysis
Planning & Scheduling Scope Management Costing & Budgeting
Client Relations & Presentations Tracking & Monitoring Project Coordinating
Vendor Management Change Management Testing/QA/Rollout/Support

M.S.M. Degree-Project Management–Colorado Technical University (Dec 2014)
B.A. Degree-Organizational Management–Ashford University (Apr 2011)
A.A.S. Degree-Electronic Systems Technology–Community College of the Air Force (Jan 2009)

NAHETS Certified Level I Heavy Equipment Operator (Certificate #13-081)

Project Management Institute, Inc. (PMI)–seeking PMP certification by October 1st, 2013
U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)–seeking LEED certification by October 15th, 2013
Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA)–Member
Military Service: Army National Guard (Dec2012–Present); Air National Guard (May2012–Dec2012); United States Air Force (Mar2005–May2012) (Air Force Commendation Medal, 2012 and 2010)

Professional Experience
Freelancer, Graduate Student, National Guardsman–Colorado Technical University/Army National Guard, Atlanta, GA ▪ Dec2012–Present
• Graduate studies include: strategic management in dynamic environments; organizational behavior; operations management; schedule and cost control techniques; and more
• Completed Heavy Equipment Operator Training at Georgia College of Construction, May–Jun 2013 (trained on Backhoe, Wheel Loaders, Excavators, and Bulldozers)
• Use PMBOK Guide 5th Edition to prepare for successfully completing the PMP certification exam before October 1st, 2013
• Freelance work includes: audio production and voice tracking for various clients; drafting professional resumes; blogging; and internet radio
• Army Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, SC, Jan–Apr 2013; now a Commissioned Officer Candidate, actively training to earn a position as a Second Lieutenant

Project Manager, Engineering Technician–Air National Guard, Robins AFB, GA ▪ May2012–Dec2012
• Performed full scope of communications infrastructure, to include building antennas, erecting towers, installing fiber optics, setting up surveillance equipment, enabling access control and intrusion detection systems, grounding and bonding power distribution, and more

Section Leader, Program Manager, Quality Assurance, Technician–U.S. Air Force ▪ Mar2005–May2012
• Lead team of six technicians in carrying out preventive maintenance, fulfilling system installations, doing equipment repair, and completing special projects; performance management; workload assignments; scheduling and budgeting; pay and promotion decisions; goal setting; administer disciplinary documentation and counseling
• Lean/Six-Sigma strategist; develop trend analysis; perform managerial, personnel, and equipment evaluations; author Operating Instructions, Inspection Reports, and Executive Summaries; isolate root causes; provide corrective action recommendations to leadership in direct support of over $35 million in communication systems
• Program Manager over: Technical Order Distribution; Unit Physical Fitness; Unit Electrostatic Discharge Monitoring; Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT); Corrosion Control; Work Center Safety; Flight-line Driver Training; IT Asset Management; Unit Training
• Duty Stations: Maxwell AFB, AL (2010-2012); Kunsan AB, South Korea (2009-2010); Ali AB/Camp Adder, Iraq (2008); Tyndall AFB, FL (2006-2009); Keesler AFB, MS (2005)

Board Operator and On-Air Talent–Clear Channel Radio, Panama City, FL ▪ Apr2007–Jan2009
• Live host of weekend show on WEBZ 99.3; broadcast news and emergency weather announcements
• Event planning and coordination; marketing and promotions; abide by all applicable laws and FCC regulations
• Write, produce, and record audio for live shows, commercials and song-beds
• Run control boards, maintain station formats, screen and answer listener phone calls, operate satellite receivers, and take transmitter meter readings

Media Department Sales Representative–Best Buy, Lithonia, GA ▪ Feb2004–Mar2005
• Set, meet, and exceed sales goals while delivering excellent customer service
• Track, document, stage, and restock inventory
• Promote feature products and services

Business Development; Operations; Lean; Telecommunications; Information Assurance; Cyber Security; Communications; Work Flows; Leadership; Business Administration; Safety; Compliance; Schematics and Diagrams; Goal Setting; Gantt Charts; WBS; Integration; PMP; PMI; LEED; Construction; Electronics; IT; Air Force; Army; National Guard; Heavy Equipment Operator; Clear Channel; Strategic Planning; Global; Innovator

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