Michael O'Connor | President, PMI Minnesota Chapter
Michael O’Connor has been a member of PMI for over 20 years and has been serving as a board member of the chapter since 2019. Currently, he holds the position of President at the PMI Minnesota Chapter, where he has demonstrated his leadership skills for more than five years. His peers have praised him as a committed, communicative, approachable, and reliable leader who has a positive attitude even in challenging times. Oftentimes Michael has used his wide professional network to provide speakers and other guests for the PMI Minnesota chapter, and he has facilitated the connections with chapters from New Jersey, Chicago, Hawaii, and Missouri, among others. He has been instrumental in organizing the 2023 Regions 2 and 3 meeting for the 39 PMI chapters involved and helped reimagined the 2023 Professional Development Day. He has also helped provide input to create a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee for the PMI Minnesota board and is currently pushing for DEI training for chapter members.