Mr. Stratton, PMP®, EVP®,
is founder and president of Management Technologies, an earned value
management training and consulting firm. He provides his clients EVM
training, EIA 748 process engineering, third party EVM assessments,
and application of EVM to their projects and programs. He has taught
earned value management to US and foreign governments, educational
institutions, and commercial and defense companies. Mr. Stratton
regularly conducts on-site workshops in project and program
management for a cross section of industries including IT,
construction, consumer products, software development, energy, and
He is the
author of "The Earned Value Management Maturity Model®",
published by Barrett-Koehler Publishers, and “Ray Stratton’s Earned
Value Professional (EVP) Exam Study Guide.” Mr. Stratton
was the editor of the monthly “The EVM Newsletter™”
which served the EVM community for almost ten years.
have used his EzEVM™ MS Excel solution include TXU (Texas Power
Generation), ERCOT (Texas Power Regulation Agency), Boeing internal
IT department, US Army Corps of Engineers, and others.
is a Project Management Institute (PMI®) certified
Project Management Professional (PMP®),
and AACE (Association for Advancement of Cost Engineering,
International) certified Earned Value Professional (EVP).
years he was the Vice President, Research and Standards for the PMI
College of Performance Management and their Executive Vice President
for two subsequent years. When PMI CPM became the PMI EVM Community
of Practice in 2011 his position became the Deputy Community Manager.
He again served as the Executive Vice President of CPM after their separation from PMI.
Ray W. Stratton has over twenty five years experience as a software
program manager with a major aerospace defense firm. While there he
managed the development of radar, communication, and command and
retired from the Naval Air Reserve at the rank of Captain. He last
commanded an Engineering Unit that supported a variety of studies
and projects on behalf of the Naval Air Systems Command,
laboratories, and ranges. He holds Masters and Bachelors degrees in
Electronic Engineering from California State Polytechnic University,
When not involved with
clients, Mr. Stratton volunteers his time piloting
his aircraft for
Angel Flight West in the transport of financially needy medical patients
from remote locations to urban treatment centers.
Questions for Ray?
Feel free to email him at email@example.com.