Rick Woods is a strong IT executive with extensive experience managing software development efforts using a variety of methods, as well as process improvement for SDLC, PMLC and IT Governance methods. Very experienced in the governance of IT to include portfolio management, strategic alignment, value delivery, risk management, resource management, and performance reporting. Also, a highly effective PMO leader who has established a PMO from the ground up and performed PMO assessments for a state agency. Effective in building relationships among disparate groups and driving change in complex environments.
Project Management Professional, Six Sigma Black Belt , Certified Public Accountant , Business Systems Analyst Certification , and CSM
Guaranteed Consulting LLC, Managing Principal
September 2010 - Present, Grand Prairie, TX, United States
Offering project management and software development methodology consulting, PMO assessments, turn around of troubled projects, and leadership of large, complex system initiatives.