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George Walker

Advisor - Solution Delivery Manager

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George is a successful and seasoned project-management professional. He leads high-performance teams to develop effective strategies and deliver the desired results.

He knows how to manage the details while keeping the big picture in view. George can harness technology and enhance collaboration and communication in cross-functional environments. He’s an excellent problem-solver who will always find time to mentor employees and build relationships.

He’s also one of FarWell’s Solution Delivery Managers. In this role, he coaches FarWell team members to help them grow in their careers. He works to ensure each team member feels fulfilled, valued, and has what they need to deliver quality work.

George’s experience across the food and beverage, IT and financial services sectors have enabled him to pick up a wide set of practical business skills, knowledge, and tools.
– Ability to solve complex opportunities
– Change management skills
– Mentoring and coaching team members
– Resource management and vendor relationships
– Agile project methods
– Systems analysis and design thinking
– Testing and documentation
– Business intelligence

George earned his BS degree in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He also has an MS degree in Project Management and an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management at DeVry University. He’s a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and has his Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

His personal philosophy is to focus on the value the solution brings to the customer. “This speaks to me because value doesn’t always mean dollars,” he said. “The true value is what customers feel is most important to them.”

When he’s not working for his clients, George likes to watch his kids in their extracurricular activities, which include football, volleyball, chess, and wrestling. Family movie nights are also one of his favorites.