AVP - Project Manager PMO Office


  • Worked on retail banking 5x Growth system expansion project.<\li>
  • Activated remote processing sites to transfer images that reduced the physical transfer of endorsed checks.<\li>
  • Supported CSC Check Image archive for corporation (large Unix clustered system)<\li>
  • Part of the disasters recover team that practiced the relocation datacenter and processing facility to alternate site<\li>

Worked with Technology, Business and Operation areas on imaging financial checks and conducted cost savings projects. Dealt with conversion of gray check scale images over to black/white to follow industry standards and reduce hardware storage. Participated on Check21 efforts to modify existing business flows and to encourage remote capture process. Used MS-Office and MS-Project to present process flows and create budget/timelines.

Software Development Manager

Colson Services ( JP Morgan Chase – Trust Services )

  • Led PC development projects for ten-member group (all direct reports).
  • Allocated resources for projects, team building and project tracking.
  • Handled performance reviews and all staffing needs for department.
  • Division acted as FTA agent by processing loans and pay out of Small Business Administration’s (SBA’s) $30 billion portfolio.

Coordinated frequent meetings with business departments and programmers to allocate resources and determine project priority. Worked with programmers to produce: process flow diagrams, MS-Project plans and project scope documents. Created internal programs using MS-Studio and Web application with ColdFusion using dynamic stored procedure calls. Project focus was on creating new systems/databases for new securitized government loan contracts. Directed PC and external portal Web development efforts (HTML-CSS, Cold Fusion and Fireworks).

Project Manager – PMO / Installation Group

Merrin Financial – (software company)

  • Managed external client software installations and upgrades of equity trading systems on buy side.

Managed a group of two analysts at each client’s site. Created project plans and coordinated client/vendor resources. MS Project and QA test plans were used to track progress of projects.

Project Leader - FX Trading Front Office / Investment Bank

Republic National Bank

  • Led software programming team and all foreign exchange front office software projects and coordinated with back office settlements systems. Four global locations supported (NY, London, Singapore, Sydney)
  • Spearheaded a successful startup of new FX Trading desk in Sydney Australia.

With a staff of three programmers, provided vendor application support over four foreign exchange trading desks. Wide use of MS Project and software testing plans allowed coordination across three international data centers. Created trading system upgrade specifications, tested improved applications, and installed global REMOS Trading system. Trained with Coopers & Lybrand on OOP design and concepts for 14 months.

System Programmer / System Manager (LAN Manager)

Citicorp Credit Cards


Developed an understanding of the credit card business and the statistical tools used to analyze sales market data.

Education listing, oldest listed first:

  • NYU - Polytechnic University- Brooklyn, NY
    • Bachelors of Science Electrical Engineering
    • Major: Electrical/Computer Engineering


  • Fordham University- New York, NY
    • Masters of Business Administration
    • Major: Finance/Economic


  • PMP Certification – expired 2005, documentation attached as sample