Rich currently works for Calyx Software, he has over fifteen years experience leading project teams. He has held various Senior Program and Project Management roles in IBM, Hitachi GST and Stanford University in the areas of hardware development, software development, portfolio management, IT applications implementation and deployment of business transformation processes. He has been a PMP since 1997 and is a founding member for the PMI Silicon Valley Chapter. Rich has been a Career Management Co-Director for the last two years. In addition, he is an Assistant Scout Master for BSA Troop 37, Los Altos and active in the Track & Field program for Saint Francis High, Mountain View.