Douglas M. Brown is the founder of Decision Integration LLC, which specializes in helping organizations address performance issues. He has over 20 years of experience as a manager and consultant with expertise in setting up and recovering governance practices in the private sector for financial services, communications, and medical technology companies, as well as in the public sector. His most recent assignments include developing business process and knowledge management practices within the U.S. Department of Defense and setting up Agile-based management of an operating program office.
His publications include Let It Simmer: Making Project, Portfolio and Program Management Stick in a Skeptical Organization, which addresses creating change without imploding the organization and lays out the Simmer SystemSM that integrates his other publications. Doug received his PhD in Policy Analysis from The American University in Washington, DC, and an MS in Systems Management from the University of Southern California. He holds the PgMP and PMP certifications from PMI.