PMI Rising Leader Award

  • 2021


    • Nia Mallyn, MBA, PMP, CSM, A-CSM, CSP-SM, CSPO

      Nia Mallyn is a Senior IT Project Manager at CRH Americas and is a proven IT Project Management Professional experienced in the fields of insurance/reinsurance, financial federal institutions, telemarketing/communications, construction, and retail/wholesale. Nia has a strong understanding of existing business processes, providing cost effective technology solutions, and excelling through continuous learning. Over the years she has worked on several large implementation and integration projects with budgets up to $100M. Nia is certified in PMP, A-CSM, CSP- SM, CSM, CSPO and LSSGB and retains an MBA from the University of Georgia.

    • Sunday Eshomogie Okogie, MSc, PMP

      Sunday Okogie came across project management as a career in 2011 and has pursued it with a passion ever since. He began his career as a facilitator for a training institute in Nigeria, impacting the lives of local youth. In 2016, Sunday received a scholarship to pursue a master’s degree in Engineering in the UK. After graduation, he joined Rolls-Royce where he demonstrated his understanding of the global applicability of the PM body of knowledge. His most challenging and rewarding project to date is his current role: managing the introduction of two new manufacturing capabilities to extend the in-service life of the Rolls-Royce Trent-1000 intermediate pressure turbine blade by 25%. Once complete, this capability will allow customers to keep fleets flying longer and extend the blade’s mean time to repair.

    • Khalid Almarzouqi, PMP, PfMP, RMP

      Khalid Almarzouqi is a projects portfolio management professional, certified trainer, public speaker, youth mentor and a social media influencer from the Kingdom of Bahrain. He is PfMP, PMP, and PMI-RMP certified and holds an MBA in project management. Mr. Almarzouqi has delivered hundreds of workshops locally and regionally, focusing on leadership, youth development, creative thinking, and project management. Khalid’s passion for project management led him to become the youngest head of a PMO office at age 22. He later joined the Projects and Performance Management department at the Labor Fund and is currently the Director of Strategic Projects at the Prime Minister’s office in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

  • 2020


    • Nguyen Si Trieu Chau, LIMC, PfMP, PgMP, PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-RMP, PMI-SP, IPMO-E, PMO-CP

    • Roman Reznikov

    • Lt. Dimitrios Zaires Exec. MSc, MBA, CMILT, PMI-RMP

    • Dr. Ritu Ahuja, PMI-ACP, MRICS

  • 2019


    • Taiwo Abraham, MBA, PMP

    • Ramin Faraji, MSc. PMP

    • Kamil Mroz

  • 2018


    • Tammy Ashraf, LIMC, PMI-ACP

    • Manwendra Singh, PRINCE 2, PMI-ACP, PMP

    • Vinod Kumar Paidakula, MBA, PMI-ACP, PMP, PgMP

    • Jake Nink

    • Saad S. Hujran Alshahrani, B.Eng, PMP

    • Bashair Aljubair, Eng, PMP

    • Cristian Soto, PMP