Prior to living in Atlanta, Jan Smid was involved in international corporate training in Norway and England for over 15 years for Oxford and Cambridge.
Currently, Jan Smid is certified to deliver the University of Georgia’s (UGA) 25-day Management Development Program, special topics and Myers Briggs Type Indicator. She also partners with local universities to deliver fundamental and advanced Project Management courses. Jan developed and delivered an online Fundamentals of Project Management for the Healthcare Industry course.
Jan also worked with INPO to assist in the development of a Project Management book of standards for the nuclear industry.
Jan Smid has a Master’s in Project Management (MPM) and a Bachelors of Science in Education. Jan is an active member of the Project Management Institute (PMI). She held the offices of Public Relations (PR) Chair for the Sales and Marketing SIG and was on the Member Advisory Board for PMI National. Jan presented a paper “What? Project Management for Sales and Marketing?” at the PMI national symposium in October, 1999. Jan, also, presented at the 2007,2008, and 2010 Atlanta, Professional Development Day forums. At PMI’s, SeminarWorld, in Orlando, June 2010, Jan presented a two-day workshop: Communicating Effectively 360 Degrees.