Jeff Stempien, PMP, PMI-RMP, PMI-ACP, CBAP, CSM, CSPO Principal Consultant – Practice Advisor, at Advanced Management Services, Inc. (AMS), an Organization Development, Training, and Consulting firm with over 25 years of global experience.

As a Principal Consultant – Practice Advisor, Jeff’s focus is evaluation, training, and implementation of project management processes; business analysis; agile methodology; and leadership and communications best practices. His experience includes quality systems implementation, program management, planning and installation, training, and domestic/overseas program/project development. In addition, he is experienced in project, program and portfolio management, requirements management, risk and opportunity management, integrated master scheduling, total quality management, supply chain and logistics optimization, contract management, earned value management, and integrated change control.

Jeff had over 20 years of experience as a General Manager and Senior Business Development Director for CSX Transportation and Director of European Supply Chain for W.R. Grace providing him with a rich and diverse background in the successful management of domestic and international corporate and product line strategic, critical, and highly visible projects. He has recently developed university-level PM curriculum for, General Electric, Accenture, Booze Allen, SES, Americom, Hughes, Lockheed Martin, Pentagon Joint Staff, and BAE Systems.

Working as a partner with these organizations he developed tailored project management tools and techniques for application of advanced project management training including requirements management and control, risk and opportunity management, schedule and budget management, business analysis, team development, leadership and communications skills, critical thinking, and stakeholder management, and project management functional maturity models.

He is also an expert in integrating customer-specific procedures with global principles and standards (such as the PMBOK®, APMBOK, PRINCE2 IEEE, BABOK, SEI-CMMI, and Scrum) to deliver application-based training customized to needs and complexity of each organization’s programs.

Jeff is a faculty member at Georgetown University and has worked with numerous Federal agencies including Pentagon Joint Staff, DHS, TSA, FBI, CSA, NSA, FAA, DOJ, GSA, NIH, DOD, NOAA, and all of the military branches. He is currently a member of the College of Performance Management and the Earned Value Community of Practice, Project Management Institute, International Institute of Business Analysis, and Association of Project Management, UK.