Project Leader

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Mahagany Pudwill | (146) 019-4897 | Oklahoma City, OK


I have over 5 years of experience leading and managing projects. I am an expert at project planning, execution, and delivery within the specified timeline and budget. My extensive knowledge in various industries allows me to quickly adapt to new environments and deliver successful results. I am a motivated team player with excellent communication skills that help build strong relationships with clients, sponsors, and other stakeholders.


Project Leader at Devon Energy Corporation, OKMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 5 engineers and 2 drafters in the development of 10 new products over 18 months.
  • Successfully managed the design, testing, and launch of 4 new products within 6 months.
  • Increased product quality by implementing new QC procedures.
  • Decreased production costs by 20% through process improvements.
  • Achieved customer satisfaction rating of 95%.
  • Received “Employee of the Month” 3 times.

Project Manager at Chesapeake Energy Corporation, OKSep 2017 - Jan 2022

  • Led a team of five engineers and one drafter in the development of new product line which increased company sales by 15%.
  • Implemented new software system that saved the company $100,000 per year in labor costs.
  • Negotiated with vendors to get discounts on supplies which saved the company 10% on its annual budget.
  • Trained staff on using new project management software, resulting in a 50% increase in productivity.
  • Wrote proposals for three major projects that were approved and resulted in an increase of 30% revenue for the company.


Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at Oklahoma State University, OKAug 2013 - May 2017

I have learned many skills while studying Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, including programming languages, software development, and database management.


  • Communication
  • Organizational
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Planning
  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking

Nayla Forestieri | (439) 287-7838 | Charleston, WV


I have over 5 years of experience leading projects and teams to successful completion. I am an expert at managing all aspects of a project, from conception through execution and delivery. I have a proven track record of delivering high-quality results on time and within budget. My strong communication skills allow me to effectively manage stakeholders expectations throughout the project lifecycle. I am passionate about driving continuous improvement and delivering value to my clients.


Project Leader at Appalachian Power, WVApr 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 12 developers in the successful launch of 3 new features for the company’s flagship product, resulting in increased customer satisfaction by 15%.
  • Defined project objectives and created detailed plans that resulted in the completion of all project milestones on time and within budget.
  • Managed stakeholder expectations effectively, leading to positive feedback from key stakeholders at each stage of the project.
  • Demonstrated strong leadership skills by motivating and guiding team members through difficult challenges.

Project Manager at West Virginia American Water, WVJul 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 15 in the development and implementation of a new CRM system which resulted in increased sales by 25%.
  • Project managed the launch of 3 successful products within 6 months.
  • Successfully delivered projects on time and within budget while maintaining high customer satisfaction levels (>90%).
  • Managed cross-functional teams of up to 30 people & successfully completed 12 simultaneous projects.
  • Cut project costs by 20% through effective vendor management and negotiation.
  • Increased efficiency by developing and streamlining processes, resulting in a 10% decrease in cycle time for all future projects.


Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at West Virginia UniversityAug 2013 - May 2017

I've learned how to develop software and how to use various programming languages.


  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Time Management
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Prioritization Skills
  • Delegation
  • Motivation