Quick Takes Project Management

Facilitated by the Project Coach

The Project Coach is an independent consulting practice dedicated to helping businesses apply practical and efficient project practices, tailored to their environments. 


Cindy Vandersleen has over 25 years progressive experience as an executive IT leader and project management professional.  She has been responsible for delivery and support of business applications, and has achieved success with many high profile enterprise implementations.  Cindy holds a B.S. in Mathematics from Texas Christian University.  She is a certified PMP and Scrum Master, and also serves as AVP – Public Relations for the Fort Worth Chapter, PMI.

Susan Dodia has over 15 years experience building cross-functional global project teams and overseeing project lifecycles.  During her career, Susan has implemented CRM, electronic commerce, and supply chain management systems.  In addition to her PMP and Scrum Master certifications, Susan holds a B.S. in Journalism from The University of North Texas and an MA in Alternative Dispute Resolution from Southern Methodist University.  She is currently the director of the Dallas PMI Toastmasters group