Morning Keynote

"Into Alignment"

Amber Tunseth - PMP, PMI-ACP

Amber’s purpose is to facilitate positive change. As a certified PMP and PMI-ACP, she started to fulfill her purpose over 20 years ago as an IT PM, and eventually moved into process improvement, strategic facilitation and business transformation and leadership, including standing up multiple PMO’s. Following an alignment of her own values, Amber switched her focus from project management to wellness coaching and is now a Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach (NBC-WHC). She is dedicated to helping people with a desire to reconnect with their “Why” and align their lifestyles accordingly to live fulfilled and joyously.

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Afternoon Session

"Leading From Your Center"

Kristen Harris - PMP

Kristen Harris, VP of Services and Strategy at Zia Consulting, has 20+ years of experience in people leadership, team building, innovative engagement, and rollout of technology programs and platforms for enterprise success. She is a certified PMP, an Agile / Scrum methodology expert, and specializes in business process analysis, data architecture strategy, and enterprise integration. Kristen excels in team-building and executive communication, often becoming an agent of change by evangelizing future vision, mission, and goals. She enjoys glamping and paddle boarding and never passes up an opportunity to find the best tacos in town. (PMP [2020], MIT Executive Certification in Organizational Design [2020], Certified Amazon Web Services Cloud Practitioner [2021], CU Leeds School of Business Advisory Committee Member [2021])

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Closing Keynote

"Building Communities That Last"

Asya Watkins - MBA, 6σGB, PMP

Asya's career spans 20 years as an in-demand expert in the project management industry working with top-tier brands like Walgreens, CVS/Caremark, Optum, and United Healthcare.  She has also served as the Director of mentorship for the Project Management Institute (PMI) and was one of the creators of the 1st Women's Network for Walgreens Corporation. She is the founder of Women Of Project Management:

“I created this community out of sheer desperation for myself! As a Black woman in the project management industry, I craved a space that would support me in my career evolution as well as understand & support my unique perspective.

I couldn’t find it, so I created it!”

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