Angela Chellas is a qualified project management consultant and facilitator with over 20 years of practical project-based experience across several industries. Angela has facilitated the embedding of project management principles into various organisations throughout the world. She is the owner of Lotus Project Consulting and her work encompasses:
- Design and delivery of project management training programs
- Project methodology design and implementation
- Project Management Office design and development
- Project management consultation, coaching and advice
- Management of large-scale projects
- Microsoft Project training, consultation and master scheduling
In line with Angela’s project-specific work, she is also a specialist in:
- Myers Briggs personality profiling
- Time management
Angela has helped numerous organisations increase their project management capability and improve efficiencies in delivery. She works with leaders to devise a cultural change strategy to effectively engage stakeholders in the design and implementation that suits the needs of the company. This has often included the creation or enhancement of a project methodology including lifecycles, processes, tools and templates, which she has implemented in both large multinationals as well as start-up businesses. Angela has worked extensively to improve project management skills in various organisations. This has included developing and delivering a learning strategy to educate staff about the project methodology while simultaneously uplifting project management expertise.
Angela is a very passionate, energetic and inspirational facilitator and speaker. Her extensive and ongoing project experience ensures that participants of her project workshops and presentations receive a mixture of theory, actual examples of their application and practical tips. Angela’s courses include CertIV, Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Project Management; PMP; CAPM; Microsoft Foundation and Advanced; plus numerous non-accredited project workshops including Agile project management. She delivers to both the public and the private sector. Her experience spans many different industries including HR, IT, finance, FMCG, design, construction, manufacturing and education. The companies Angela has consulted with include Frito-Lay, Smiths, Transport of NSW, Telstra, Department of Human Services, Kellogg’s, Lion Nathan, Harvey Norman, Commonwealth Bank, DMO, Westpac, Qantas, NRMA, EDS, Mercer, Hitachi Data Systems, Biennale of Sydney, Marsh, Institute of Chartered Accountants, Pinpoint Marketing, AWA, AM Corp, CUSCAL, TWUSUPER, Dimension Data, James Hardie, various local councils and many more. She sat on the Board of the Project Management Institute Sydney Chapter for 2 years and the Nominating Committee for 3 years.
Angela has a Bachelor of Arts, a Post Graduate Certificate of Marketing and an Advanced Diploma of Project Management. In 2001 she became a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and member of the Project Management Institute. She is a PRINCE2 Practitioner and holds Project+ certification with CompTIA. Angela has a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and is also a Myers Briggs accredited facilitator.