Presentation at IIT on February 27, 2018



If you would like to have the slides I used 2/27, shoot me an email at and let me know that.

Feel free to ask me questions about project management and the PMP® & CAPM® certifications also.

The website for the Project Management Institute is at

Our local chapter is called PMI Chicagoland Chapter

Some links related to that Kemper County Power Plant case we discussed...

Link to interview of project manager Brett Wingo


NY Times Article, July 5, 2016:

Quote from the article:

“But Brandon Presley, now the chairman of the Mississippi Public Service Commission, which regulates utilities, said that the project was troubled from the start and he voted against it. “The train left the station,” he said, when, in a rush to qualify for millions of dollars in federal subsidies, the commission approved the project.”

Within this article there is a link to a detailed timeline


Update on Kemper County Coal Plant:

Forbes Article of July 11, 2017


NYT June 28, 2017


Update — Washington Times — February 6, 2018






For an overview of our training materials see this brief video