HR Projects: Leadership, Management, and Subject Matter Expertise
Managing Director, Melissa Kantor PMP, GPHR, specializes in project management, business
analysis, and process design for global HR projects, with an emphasis on HR Technology
projects. She has successfully led many full life-cycle, enterprise-wide, global projects and
programmes for the world’s leading companies, and has a proven track record of success in
bringing value to business through project management and engagement leadership.

Melissa Kantor's key skills and experiences include:
  • PMP Certified (Project Management Professional from PMI)
  • GPHR Certified (Global Professional of Human Resources from HRCI)
  • Fluent in PMBOK and RUP, Familiar with PRINCE2 and ITIL
  • Managed many global HR technology projects (including numerous PeopleSoft
    implementations and upgrades)
  • PeopleSoft HCM and Technology Certified
  • Published as SHRM White Paper, "The Key to a Successful HR Project: Stakeholder
    Analysis,", June 2006
  • Presented at 2005 PMI Global Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, "Understanding Project
    Health Metrics," Project Management Basics Session PMB05, May 2005
  • Quoted as an expert in project resourcing in PM Network Magazine, "The Sum of All Parts,"
    Volume 18, Number 4, April 2004
  • Published articles in VP1 magazine, the journal for PeopleSoft professionals, including
    "PeopleSoft Patch Application Strategies During a Major Release Upgrade," Volume 1,
    Issue 3, May/June 2003

Ms. Kantor is currently on a long-term career break. However, exceptional short-term projects will
be considered.