Dr. Ward is an information technology (IT) expert with extensive experience in the private and public sectors. His work for industry, government, and education allows him to bring a multifaceted approach to his projects and apply the most appropriate solutions for an organization. He has significant management expertise in working with elected officials and chief executives in the implementation of information systems in diverse industries. He is a Project Management Institute certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and his research focus is IT project management and integrated justice information systems (IJIS).
Dr. Ward has broad analysis experience in public safety and criminal justice, and his technical background with hardware, software, languages, and databases makes him a flexible asset to any consulting team. His expertise in advanced methodologies for successful IT projects includes Scrum (CSM), Six Sigma, Capability Maturity Model Integration, Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), and business process re-engineering.