About the Authors: Michael S. Spivey
Professional Summary - Michael S. Spivey
Michael Spivey is a senior consultant and facilitator at Resource Advantage, Inc. Working as an operations manager, project manager, facilitator and consultant over a 20 year career in the financial services industry, Mr. Spivey has a wide range of experience from front-line management to managing enterprise wide change initiatives. Mr. Spivey’s special expertise focuses on project and program management, as well as the facilitation of work sessions which bring business and technical resources together to focus on improving overall business performance. This is accomplished through the numerous practical techniques that he models during joint business and technical work sessions. As a facilitator, he also works with organizations to transfer the knowledge of these techniques to practitioners so that they can be applied to both current and future project work.
Education and Professional Involvement
Mr. Spivey holds a Master of Arts degree in Human Resource Development from The George Washington University. He is a Board Member for the International Association of Facilitators, serving in the role of Professional Development Strategic Initiative coordinator. He is a Certified Professional Facilitator (CPF) and a Certified Assessor with the International Association of Facilitators, and a certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) with the Project Management Institute. Also, he holds Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI®) certification, and uses the MBTI® and its principles regularly with his clients. He is a regular speaker at International Facilitator, Quality and Project Management conferences.
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