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Power Skills



WMPMI's monthly chapter meeting is a two-PDU event featuring two presentation sessions linked by networking time and dinner.   

MS Project and Project Manager as a Business Leader

Event Agenda:

  • Doors open at 4:45 PM ET
  • The program begins at 5:00 PM ET and ends promptly at 8:00 PM.
    • 5:10-6:10 PM - Session 1 Presentation
    • 6:20-6:50 - Networking / Dinner
    • 6:50-7:00 - Announcements
    • 7:00-8:00 - Session 2 Presentation
  • The Zoom link will be provided prior to the event via email.

Location: The Pinnacle Center - 3330 Highland Dr, Hudsonville, Michigan 49426

PDU: 2.0 (1.0 Ways of Working / 0.5 Business Acumen / 0.5 Power Skills)

Session 1 

Microsoft Project


About the Speaker: Cindy Lewis


Cindy is an author, a respected adult educator, consultant, and speaker for over 25 years on Microsoft Project, Project Online, Project for the web, Professional Scheduling, Project Management, and Agile methods. She is both a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and Most Valuable Professional (MVP). She spends her day working with clients so they receive value out of their tools and processes.  


Her most recent book is Microsoft Project Step by Step (covering Project Online Desktop Client) 

Session 2 

Project Manager as a Business Leader


About the Speaker: Mary Hladio


An accomplished program and project manager, Mary Hladio supports improvements in people, processes, and systems. With strengths in strategic planning, business transformation, and solution delivery, she is known for achieving successful outcomes that drive short- and long-term growth. 


She develops strategies, sets goals and metrics for measuring progress, and demonstrates the value of program management. By establishing a culture that is committed to positive performance, she establishes the correct expectations for planning and execution. 


She enjoys contributing to dynamic projects and leading teams while promoting a consistent and shared understanding of best practices across teams and functions. 

We are also offering a virtual option for this event for members and those not yet members.

  • Member code for virtual - 2023DinnerMember
  • Non-Member code for virtual - 2023DinnerNonMember

The Zoom information will be in your registration confirmation email. 

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Type of category: Dinner Meetings

Type of activity: Power Skills, Ways of Working, Business Acumen

Date: May 8th, 2023

Hour: 4:45PM to 8:00PM

Number of PDUs: 2


Members: $40.00

Non members: $50.00


The Pinnacle Center

3330 Highland Dr

Hudsonville, Michigan, 49426