26 July 2020– S&A Announces Ms. Inga Varney as Program Management Office Director
Sellers & Associates, LLC (S&A) announced today the selection of Inga Varney as Director of our Program Management Office (PMO). Ms. Varney is responsible for leading the development and institutionalization of the PMO as S&A’s internal resource for establishment and maintenance of company policies, processes, and standards, and a repository for best practices and lessons learned for application to ongoing and future projects and program. The PMO will serve as a real-time tool and resource for Project Managers, Program Managers, Division Managers, and Directors to apply consistent and standardized approach to management of all S&A projects and programs, and enable rapid identification and application of lessons learned for application on a project-by-project and program-by-program basis through collaborative application of knowledge management tools and resources.
Prior to selection for this role, Ms. Varney served as a Proposal Manager with S&A, where she applied 16 years of experience within the DoD, FEDCIV, and commercial domain in roles spanning both program management and business development. She managed and led a workforce executing complex program management, business and financial management, engineering and technical, logistics, training, and executive support services functions across Washington, DC, Norfolk, VA, San Diego, CA, Pearl Harbor, HI, Spain, Bahrain, and Japan. Ms. Varney’s experience spans Echelon I-IV US Navy commands such as USFF, SYSCOMs, Warfare Centers, Field Activities, CNRMC/RMCs, SURFMEPP, and the waterfront. She provided management and technical expertise to establish long-term cross-organizational process improvement initiatives in the surface ship maintenance and modernization community. Ms. Varney earned a BA in International Studies from California Lutheran University and an MBA from the University of Florida.
Ms. Varney reports directly to S&A’s President & CEO, Mr. John Sellers II. Mr. Sellers stated: “Ms. Varney has extensive experience in development, implementation, and execution of management plans, transition plans, quality assurance and surveillance plans necessary to drive sustained high quality performance. Her experience also includes corporate business development, proposal management, and post-award transition and contract start-up roles with small, mid-size, and large businesses such as THOR Solutions, LLC, McKean Defense Group, LLC, and Alion Science and Technology. This unique combination of experience provides Ms. Varney with the necessary perspective to establish and institutionalize the S&A PMO to the direct benefit of our customers, employees, and partners. We are excited Ms. Varney has accepted this promotion and taken charge of this critical next step in our disciplined plan to build a scalable and sustainable business structured and resourced to deliver innovative solutions and value to our customers.”
S&A looks forward to the results that will come from Ms. Varney’s establishment and implementation of the PMO, and the benefits it will provide to our customers, employees, and partners.