James Souders, III Corporate Faculty (Project Management)
Project Manager and Military Veteran with experience in project & program management. Project management of transition phase for $700 million dollar contract with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for conversion of seven data centers into a single secure hybrid cloud. Directed information, personnel, operations, and physical security programs supporting 2K+ people, managing risk along multiple lines to oversee and protect assets and sensitive information valued at $50M. Oversaw $1.25M construction projects with Honeywell, L3, Tyco, and Northrop Grumman through to contract completion. Possess a comprehensive background in leadership, communications, risk management, and training / development derived from 11 years of combined experience in the United States Marine Corps and Pennsylvania National Guard. Traveled extensively to areas of high risk including South America, Africa, Europe and Asia. Proven ability to interact and collaborate with multiple levels of management, government and outside agencies, and diverse cultural audiences in visibly high – tempo environments.
M.A. in Leadership with Certificate in Project Management – Boston University.
Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Business Management Communications – Pennsylvania State University.