Our People

Executive Team

John Gordon, CEO – Bio
Don Monteleone, PresidentBio

Consulting & Training

Robert C. Ferris, Sr. VP Professional ServicesBio
Marc Bobby, Director of Staffing & Sr. Consultant & InstructorBio
Michelle G. Smith, Sr. Consultant & InstructorBio
Vickie Laskey, Sr. ConsultantBio
Ralph Griffin, Sr. Consultant

Sales & Administration

Patrick Serafino, VP of Operations
Donna McLean, Account Executive
John Statts, Account Executive
Linda Rich, Office Manager
Paul DeRaedt, Marketing Director
Amelia Hewitt, Project Support

PRINCIPAL BIO’S

John Gordon Bio

John Gordon – Chief Executive Officer

John has more than thirty years of experience in areas of project and program management and related application technology: implementations, integrations and education, in many diverse industries, including petroleum, fossil fuel power, eCommerce, construction and automotive. He has applied his strong project management and business knowledge, into building a successful project management company.

Don Monteleone Bio

Don Monteleone -President

Don has more than thirty years of experience in areas of project management, capital planning, portfolio management, business management, process engineering, software and hardware implementation, sales, marketing, education, and application integration in diverse industries including manufacturing, automotive, utility, information technology, construction and engineering.  He has applied his strong project and business management knowledge in the building of a successful project management firm. Critical Business Analysis is a Corporate Primavera Authorized Reseller (PAR). Don is a certified instructor of Primavera P6, Primavera Project Planner, Expedition, and SureTrak. He performs as a hands-on Engagement Manager and Implementation Consultant for Program and Project Management Business Process Development, Primavera P6 software implementation and other Information Technology Systems.

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BIO’S

Bob Ferris Bio

Robert C. Ferris -Senior VP Professional Services

Bob has more than thirty-six years of experience in project management, consulting, software development, organizational development and training, with specific expertise in the design, development and implementation of project management and information technology solutions.  He has significant experience in implementing enterprise program management solutions, including developing and implementing business practices, software tools and training.  Bob has implemented program management solutions for Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Visteon, AT&T, Science Applications International Corporation, Software Engineering Institute, TRW, Mead Data Central and Solvay Automotive.  He has personally trained over 500 professionals in Project Management methodology and software. He is a Certified Primavera Solution Provider and certified P6 and P6 Web trainer.

Marc Bobby Bio

Marc Bobby -Director of Staffing & Sr. Consultant & Instructor

Marc has twenty-five years experience in manufacturing management, production control, administration and project management.  He holds the position of Director of Staffing and Implementation Consultant with Critical Business Analysis Inc.  Marc is responsible for the continuing development and execution of Primavera training both internally and externally.  He also performs needs analysis assessments for clients to determine the Primavera solution and implementation strategy best suited for their requirements.

Michelle Smith Bio

Michelle G. Smith -Sr. Consultant & Instructor

Michelle has nineteen years of experience in project management, project controls  and scheduling.  She has performed project scheduling and consulting internationally in the utilities, oil & gas, manufacturing and construction arenas.  Michelle has had lead involvement in production contingency planning and has hands-on experience in project schedule development, project coordination, plan implementation and process documentation.

Vickie Laskey

Vickie Laskey -Sr. Consultant

Vickie has more than thirty years of experience in project management, project scheduling, and consulting, with an extensive background interfacing with project controls and project management professionals. She has worked in a variety of industries providing senior scheduling and controls expertise for the Nuclear Power Industry, the Manufacturing environment as well as the Automotive Industry and the Construction Industry. She is also an active member of the Project Management Institute (PMI) and the National Association of Female Executives (NAFE).