Mr. Ellis is a systems leader with twenty years of experience in strategy execution, cloud computing, digital transformation and complex change programs for education, finance, government and defense sectors. He has led enterprise project management offices, professional services and engineering teams that developed global business strategies to improve organizational effectiveness. He leads with a metric-based project, program and portfolio management (PPPM) practices to deliver strong business outcomes. He has achieved strategic governance and tactical delivery successes leading capital infrastructure and strategic growth portfolios totaling over $10 billion in contract awards. He holds a degree from Clemson University and previously founded his own firm, ESI Management Services, while also earning CISM, EnCE, PMP, AWS CSA and CDPSE credentials.