Katharine Hidalgo, Senior Project Manager, MBA, PMP
Katharine Hidalgo is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with expertise in schedule and cost management, strategic planning, process improvement, and performance measurement and metrics. She leads internal efforts to develop and implement effective project management processes, provides project management direction to several ongoing projects, and supports contract management activities. Her Moderate Risk 5c Security Clearance has been initiated.
“My job as a project manager is to support everyone involved in the project, so we can deliver a quality product on time and on budget,” Katharine said. “My goal is to create an environment where everyone can be successful and maximize their expertise.”
Katharine is a Microsoft Certified Professional in MS Project, Certified Scrum Master, and Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt, and holds an ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management.
Before joining QIP, Katharine managed an array of IT projects as a consultant for the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. Department of Justice. In addition to having several project management-related certifications, she holds an MBA from Florida State University and a BS in Administration of Justice from George Mason University. In her free time, Katharine enjoys playing and watching soccer, taking her dogs on adventures, and spending time with her family and friends.