Ms. Brown is the President & CEO of Palmae Consulting, LLC. Palmae Consulting, LLC. is a Professional Management and Technology Consulting Firm based in the Washington, D.C. area that provides Program and Project Management Lifecycle support, Management and Technical Consulting, Business Administration, and Training Solutions.
As President and Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Brown manages every aspect of Palmae's consultancy, including overseeing the day-to-day operations and communicating with and maintaining trusted relations with clients. In addition to formulating and implementing strategic planning initiatives to build the Palmae Enterprise, she acquires the assistance of experts as a pillar to market Palmae Consulting, LLC.
For more than 25 years, Ms. Brown has served and led Information Technology & Telecommunications Organizations in Program/Project Management, Process Management, Performance and Strategic Management Solutions, Technology Implementation, and Operational Improvement which resulted in successful business opportunities and growth in the Private-Sector and Government Agencies (DoD and Independent).
Ms. Brown continues to build her portfolio with the training and hands-on experience in the Agile Community. She is a Certified Scrum Manager and Certified Scrum Product Owner. She is currently supporting her customer as a consultant to ensure the effective implementation of Agile Scrum activities to deliver just in time products.
Ms. Brown holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management Studies and a Master of Science Degree in Management/Project Management from the University of Maryland University College.
In January of 2011, Ms. Brown was presented with an Excellent Achievement Award for the Dedication and Leadership to her team on an Intelligence Contract at GDIT. In June of 2009, she was presented with an Appreciation Award for her significant contributions in support of the IDIQ and Delivery Order Proposal resulting in over $600M in new business on the AXISS Contract at CSC. She was nominated and won the “2007 National Women of Color Technology All-Star Award” for her exceptional performance while serving as Sr. Operations Program Manager on the ATLAS Contract at CSC. Her fifteen tenure supporting AT&T in multiple roles afforded her the opportunity to diversify her portfolio in many areas of interest. To include the opportunity to serve on a committee to support the Minority Supplier Development Council (MSDC) in preparing for annual Business Conference & Opportunity Fairs for three years.
Ms. Brown is active in the professional community through her membership in organizations such as the DC Chamber of Commerce, UMUC Alumni Association, National Association of Professional Women (NAPW), American Society for Quality (ASQ), the Project Management Institute (PMI), Agile Alliance and Scrum Alliance.
Palmae Consulting, LLC., President & CEO
May 2012 - Present, Washington, DC, United States
President & CEO
GDIT, Program Manager
June 2009 - May 2012, Tyson Corner, VA, United States
CSC, Program Director
June 2003 - July 2009, Columbia , MD, United States
PEC Solutions (Nortel), Business Process Reengineer
June 2001 - June 2003, Columbia , MD, United States
Business Process Reengineer
AT&T, Procurement Manager
September 1986 - June 2001, Washington, DC, United States