Project Management Institute

Project Management Institute Announces 2019 Board of Directors

Philadelphia, pA

Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for the project, program and portfolio management profession, today announced its 2019 Board of Directors.  PMI’s membership elects the governing body to serve three-year terms.  Four directors elected by their colleagues, serve as PMI officers and committee chairs:

The following individuals will serve as the 2019 Executive Committee:

  • Chair: Randall T. (Randy) Black, P.Eng., PMP
  • Strategic Oversight Committee Chair: Roberto Toledo, MBA, PMP
  • Compensation Committee Chair: J. Davidson Frame, Ph.D., PMP, PMI Fellow
  • Audit Committee Chair: Terri Knudson, MBA, PMP, PgMP, PfMP

The following newly and re-elected directors will serve for the 2019 – 2021 term of service:

  • Randall T. (Randy) Black, P.Eng., PMP
  • Beth Partleton, PMP, PMI Fellow
  • LuAnn Piccard, PMP
  • Galen Townson, PMP

The following directors will continue to serve in 2019:

  • Tony Appleby, MBA, PMP
  • Margareth Carneiro, MBA, MSc, PMP
  • J. Davidson Frame, Ph.D., PMP, PMI Fellow
  • Teresa A. (Terri) Knudson, MBA, PMP, PgMP, PfMP
  • Caterina La Tona, BSC, PMP, PfMP
  • Tejas Sura, MS, MBA, PMP, PfMP
  • Jennifer Tharp, PMP
  • Roberto Toledo, MBA, PMP
  • Thomas Walenta, Dipl. Math, PMP, PgMP, PMI Fellow
  • Al Zeitoun, Ph.D., PMP, PMI-RMP, PMI-SP, EVP

About Project Management Institute (PMI)

Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world's leading association for those who consider project, program or portfolio management their profession. Through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research, we work to prepare more than three million professionals around the world for The Project Economy: the coming economy in which work, and individuals, are organized around projects, products, programs and value streams. Now 50 years in the making, we work in nearly every country around the world to advance careers, improve organizational success and further mature the project management profession through globally-recognized standards, certifications, communities, resources, tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses and networking opportunities. As part of the PMI family, creates online global communities that deliver more resources, better tools, larger networks and broader perspectives. Visit us at,, and on Twitter @PMInstitute


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