Alan Zucker has over 25-years of experience working in Fortune 100 companies leading projects and large organizations. He has delivered thousands of successful projects and managed major strategic initiatives.
Alan has led large organizations and managed multi-million dollar programs with hundreds of resources.
As a leader, Alan has transformed organizations. He simultaneously improved client satisfaction while reducing the cost of his team’s services. He led an Agile transformation that delivered significant, measurable benefits to the enterprise.
In 2016, he founded Project Management Essentials to provide training and advisory services. His areas of expertise are project management, Agile transformation, and leadership. He is a keynote speaker and provides customized training to his clients. He is an Adjunct Faculty Member at Northern Virginia Community College and an instructor with Velociteach, a premier provider of project management training.
Alan has a masters degree in Economics from the University of Maryland, a masters certificate in IT Project Management from the George Washington University. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Agile Professional (PMI-ACP) through the Project Management Institute. He also holds Agile certifications as a Scrum Master (CSM), Advanced Scrum Master, and Scaled Agilist (SAFe 4.0 SA).
Alan distills his vast experience managing projects and organizations into monthly articles that are available on the LinkedIn and other professional sites including Scrum Alliance. These articles provide tangible advice on everything from shortening a project schedule to controlling a runaway meeting.