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  • Professional Portfolio Gary Watkins, PMP, SSBB, CPD C-17 GSP Block 19 Program Manager Long Beach, CA 90807 Work: (562) 593-6696 Cell: (201) 952-4484 [email_address]
  • Military Experience (Marine Corps) Highlights
    • Parris Island Boot Camp Graduate (Platoon Leader)
    • NATTC Pensacola Class Graduate (Platoon Leader)
    • NCO Leadership School Graduate (Platoon Leader)
    • Meritorious Promotion (Promoted by General) to Corporal (Non-Commissioned Officer)
    • Deployed overseas, January 2003 – June 2003
      • Operation Iraqi Freedom
      • Operation Southern Watch
      • Operation Enduring Freedom
    • Avionics Shop Supervisor, Midnight Crew
    • Quality Assurance CDI (Collateral Duty Inspector), return to service stamp #221
    • Honorable Discharge March 12, 2007
    Sgt. Gary V. Watkins, USMC W/C 610 Shop Supervisor, MALS-14, MAG-14 2 nd MAW Cherry Point, NC 28533 Professional Portfolio for Gary Watkins, PMP, SSBB, CPD Experience
    • Types of A/C supported
    • Support Equipment Program Manager
    • Conducting Individual Performance Reviews (Proficiency and Conduct Evaluations)
    • Managed Midnight Crew of 30 + Direct Reports
    • EA-6B Prowler
    • SH-60 Seahawk
    • V-22 Osprey
    • CH-53 Sea Stallion
    • CH-46 Sea Knight
    • F/A-18 Hornet
    • AV-8B Harrier
    • C-130 Hercules
    Lessons Learned
    • Team morale is directly proportional to team performance
    • A team is a direct reflection of it’s team leader
    • How to work large projects with little resources
    • People work harder for you, when they respect you
  • Professional Experience (Boeing) Highlights
    • C-17 Global Sustainment Partnership’s first and only Block Retrofit Program Manager
    • First Employee in C-17 Maintenance and Modification to get PMP credential
    • Received award for supporting C-17 International Program (FMS) special teams
    • Special Projects
      • PMO Implementation
      • Project Management Toolbox Website
      • TCTO development Guidebook
    • Directly Manages several Sub-CLIN budgets as Boeing Lead PM
    • Directly Manages 20+ individual Control Accounts as CAM
    • Directly responsible for over $40M worth of aircraft modification projects
    • Currently Managing over 10 (multi-level) projects, with teams of ranging from 10- 50 persons
    Gary Watkins, PMP, SSBB, CPD Boeing C-17 Block 19 Program Manager Long Beach, California 90802 Professional Portfolio for Gary Watkins, PMP, SSBB, CPD Experience
    • Government Proposals and Acquisition Process
    • Presenting Project health status to USAF Colonels, PCOs, and Boeing C-17 Executive Leadership
    • Avionics IPT and Airframe IPT Retrofit Modification projects for a 221 a/c USAF & FMS fleet.
    • Depot, Organizational, and Intermediate maintenance USAF & FMS TCTOs and Service Bulletins
    • Performance metrics and award fee
    Lessons Learned Quotes
    • “ Gary, I sincerely appreciate you hanging in there with me to get this presentation complete. Not since I was running the flight have I seen the kind of dedication you showed last night.”
            • – Michael Ray ADAT/Mubadala GSP Program Manager
  • Certification & Licensing Professional Portfolio for Gary Watkins, PMP, SSBB, CPD
    • (PMP) Project Management Professional, credential issued by (PMI) Project Management Institute
    • (SSBB) Six Sigma Black Belt, Credential issued by Expert Rating Inc.
    • (CPD) Certified Project Director, issued by (IAPPM) International Association of Project and Program Management
    • FAA Repairman return to service, issued by Federal Aviation Administration
    • (AET) Aircraft Electronics Technician, issued by Aircraft Electronics Association
    • (FCC) Radiotelephone Certification with RADAR Endorsement, issued by Federal Communication Commission
    Continuing Education
    • Villanova University
      • Master Certificate Applied Project Management
        • (Certificate) Essentials of Project Management
        • (Certificate) Mastering Project Management
        • (Certificate) Achievement of PMP Prep
      • Master Certificate, Government & Commercial Contract Management
        • (Certificate) Essentials of Government Contract Management
        • (Certificate) Advanced Government Contract Management
        • (Certificate) Mastering Business Skills
    • Embry-Riddle University
      • Pilot Ground School & Instructor Endorsement for FAA Knowledge Test
  • Work Ethic & Inspiration Professional Portfolio for Gary Watkins, PMP, SSBB, CPD Professional Common Practices
    • Lessons Learned Collection & Distribution (Closure of each Phase)
    • PM performance evaluation by Project Team
    • Provide written Project Management Plan (Verbal plans are no good)
    • Frequent risk register meetings with project team
    • Recommend Employees for Pride@Boeing Awards
    • Distribute “Job Well Done” Memorandums for exceptional performers
    • On/Off hours milestone celebrations
    • Boeing PMP Study Group Mentor, Long Beach, CA
    • Revolution Church Long Beach Deacon Treasurer (Budgeting and Payroll)
    • Project Passion (city clean-up, visit senior citizens home, distribute food to homeless, etc.)
    • American Red Cross ALYX Donor
    • Special Olympics Volunteer
    • Emergency Medical Services First Aid Squad
    • “ The Bridge” (Inner city youth group mentor), New jersey & Fort Lauderdale
    • Non-Profit overseas Medical Missions: Israel, West Bank, Egypt, Dominican Republic