Delane Roberts is a senior information technology (IT) consultant, IT Director, and application development manager with over twenty years of industry experience. Delane has managed large scale development efforts for Fortune 500 companies, built IT organizations from the ground up, and directed the development, implementation, and deployment of multiple web-based software products. Delane has a proven track record managing large scale application development efforts using a wide variety of methodologies and technologies, including Rational Unified Process (RUP), System Development Lifecycle (SDLC), J2EE, .Net, and IBM mainframe facilities. Delane has led international development projects, involving integration between overseas and onshore development teams. He has extensive experience in the Insurance, Health Care, Telecommunications, and Software Development industries. As a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Delane employs industry best practices for project management, and has assisted IT departments and Project Management Offices (PMOs) by establishing and implementing project management standards and procedures.