Project Management Advisory Committee
Keith Boyle, M.B.A. is principal consultant with Quality & Productivity Resources. He has spent over 30 years working with manufacturing and high-tech organizations in North America, Asia and Europe. Prior to founding QPR in 1997 he spent over 10 years as manager, total quality assurance for Solar Turbines (Industrial Gas Turbines)/Caterpillar implementing Lean and Six-Sigma and provided leadership to their winning application in the 1998 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Keith is the program director for Lean Six-Sigma with the University of San Diego and was the Lean and Six-Sigma program developer, academic advisor and lead instructor with the University of California, San Diego. In addition, he is currently the education chair officer for the San Diego Chapter of American Society for Quality (ASQ).
Keith is an ASQ Certified Six-Sigma Black-Belt and a Certified Lean/Six-Sigma Master Black-Belt. He has also earned certifications in manufacturing engineering and integrated resource management from the Association for Operations Management. Keith has earned the California Quality Award as an examiner and is a licensed professional engineer in the state of California.
Keith holds a bachelor’s degree in manufacturing engineering from Manchester Polytechnic, U.K., and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Redlands.
Sonya Gulati-Brown, M.B.A. is a PMI-certified, senior-level program director who has led the design and implementation of project management offices (PMOs) in such organizations as Fiserv, Wachovia Mortgage and H&R Block. She has been involved with PMOs from the ground up, and is adept at managing the challenges inherent with integrating a PMO into an organization’s culture. Sonya's career also includes positions with Apple, Deloitte and Nexgenix. She serves as director of the San Diego chapter of the Project Management Institute.
Sonya holds a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University and a master’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in operations and information technology from the University of Kansas.
Brad Heath, D.B.A has been a core adjunct faculty member with the University of Redlands since 1986. Brad has taught over 300 courses, both graduate and undergraduate, for the School of Business in the areas of accounting, finance and information systems/information technologies. He earned an outstanding teaching award in 2001. Brad is a project manager/senior business analyst for ACS Corporation, a division of Xerox, where he has served for 14 years. Prior to that, Brad was a systems engineer/manager for NCR Corporation for 19 years.
Brad holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from California State University, Fullerton, a master's degree in business administration from National University, and a doctoral degree in business administration from Charles Sturt University in Australia. He received his certifications in project management and advanced project management from the University of California, Irvine. Brad also earned a Cambridge University INSTEAD certificate through the University of Redlands.
Stephen June, M.B.A., P.M.P. is the president of the Project Management Institute, Orange County chapter. He has been a member of PMI for 15 years, and has over 20 years of experience as a project manager and as a business analyst in IT and finance.
Stephen holds an undergraduate degree from Stanford University and a master’s degree in business administration from the California State University, Long Beach. He is a certified project management professional.
Robbin MacKenzie-Thomas, B.S. is a project manager with over 20 years of experience coordinating prime, associate and subcontractor development teams on projects valued at over $50 million. She is an active member of the Project Management Institute (PMI), Orange County chapter.
Robbin holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Redlands.
Karen McKelvie, M.B.A., P.M.P. has over 17 years of experience in the financial services industry leading operational units, business analysts and project managers. Currently Karen leads a team of project managers for a large student loan servicer where she oversees the project life cycle for new business projects including mergers and acquisitions, loan transfers and new loan product development.
Karen holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from California State University, Fullerton and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Redlands. She is a certified project management professional.
Rosanne O’Brien, B.A. is corporate vice president of communications and leads media relations, executive communications, employee communications and corporate advertising for Northrop Grumman Corporation. Prior to this, Rosanne served as vice president of corporate communications for Teledyne, Inc.
Rosanne is a member of the Communications Council of the Aerospace Industries Association, the National Investor Relations Institute, and the Public Relations Seminar. She is on the board of directors of the Urban Education Partnership, the advisory board of Santa Monica College, and is a trustee of the San Francisco Academy and the California Science Center, where she is also a member of the executive committee.
Rosanne holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Redlands. In addition, she has completed an executive development program at Stanford University.
Teodor Sauca, M.S., P.M.P. is a recognized expert in applying financial and statistical concepts to assets and risk management. Ted has significant experience in the operational procedures, restructuring, risk management and technologies necessary to develop integrated solutions. He has served as a director of research for a national investment company, an international operations manager with a global engineering company, a program manager and an entrepreneur.
Ted has taught various management courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels at institutions including the University of Redlands, the University of Denver, the University of Southern California and Cal Poly Pomona.
Ted holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting/operations/business management from the Academy of Economic Sciences in Romania and a master’s degree in international marketing and operations from Northeastern University in Boston. He has earned a certificate in total quality management from University of Southern California and is PMP certified. He is fluent in seven languages: English, French, Hungarian, Italian, Romanian, Russian and Spanish.
Debra Wolf, B.A., P.M.P. has been managing IT projects in the areas of outsourcing and financial services for the past 15 years. She has served on the board of directors of the Project Management Institute Inland Empire Chapter for the past four years where she has facilitated Project Management Professional preparation exam workshops for communication management and risk management. Her upcoming courses are in the areas of quality management and cost management.
Debra holds a bachelor’s degree from California State University, Long Beach. She is a certified project management professional.