Steve Devaux, MSPM, PMP, is President of Analytic Project Management of Boston, MA. His consulting and training customers include the US Air Force, Siemens, BAE Systems, iRobot, Wells Fargo, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and many others.
Over the years, Devaux has taught graduate project management courses at Suffolk University, Brandeis University and University of the West Indies/Barbados, and in Executive Education programs at Bentley University and UMass/Lowell.
Devaux is the author of Managing Projects as Investments: Earned Value to Business Value and Total Project Control: A Practitioner’s Guide to Managing Projects as Investments (CRC Press, 2014 and 2015). He contributed chapters in two 2013 books: Project Management in the Oil and Gas Industries and Handbook of Emergency Response.
Many of his innovative techniques and metrics are being used throughout the world, including critical path drag which was recently encoded in the latest version of Asta Powerproject’s software. He is the author of numerous articles and PMI webinars, a frequent speaker at PMI Chapter meetings throughout the US, and a veteran of US Army Intelligence, Vietnam.