Elliott Reed Resume

Elliott Reed Resume
Elliott Reed Resume 

Elliott Reed's Resume

Policy    •    Marketing    •    Budget    •    Development    •      Advocacy    •    Implementation


  • Policy director with management and consulting past performance in private and public sector
  • Politically savvy with executive core qualifications and agile/lean process improvement specialty
  • Expert at developing, managing, analyzing, improving, and controlling systems and processes
  • Supervised the work of other managers in regional administration, executive strategy, contracting, crisis management, regulatory affairs, economic development, and public policy
  • Desktop and mobile platform developer with advertising, social media, and connectivity training


Economic Development                        Media and Public Relations                Social Policy
Information Technology                        Organizational Behavior                Teaching & Training
  • Developed business plans to ensure linkages to appropriate resources
  • Instructed on public leadership topics; assessed student mastery of course material
  • T.A. at Maryland Leadership Institute on international security and development
  • Graded and evaluated coursework; instructed in persuasive writing and analysis
  • Planned/oversaw formal ITAS training for over 200 staff timekeepers and provided on-demand guidance as Administrative Officer
  • Rewrote SOPs for budget formulation and workforce forecasting; wrote and executed ORA Annual Report project plan
  • Served as EASE Center Representative, Field Management Directives manager, Component Delegation Control Officer, OC and PM Fellows coordinator
  • As Information Security Contingency Plan Coordinator, oversaw IT and security requests and User Access Review for 904 users
  • Coordinated schedule and scope change research, design, programming, testing, and implementation with federal and contract staff
  • Business Process Improvement expert for responses to and compliance with Presidential, Homeland Security, and other agency directives
  • Facilitated business discussions with the key stakeholders on all project activities and adverse events that impact FDA Crisis Management
  • Led ten region team across four time zones, including 25 subordinate managers and staff
  • President (2013) cited team for customer service excellence and commitment
  • Auditor for company’s successful, first ISO 9001:2008 certification
  • Served as subject matter expert and co-authored safety plan for NASA contract staff
  • Managed stakeholder relationships, including ten presidential appointees (regional directors)
  • Placed a record 50 job-seekers in a quarter through stakeholders and leveraging IT
  • Marketed recruitment and workforce services to the business community
  • Consulted on budget and labor market analysis, data and IT training and recruitment
  • Provided expert advice and mentored founder to form and incorporate a 501 (c)(3)
  • Created Internet advertising campaigns using geographic information, consumer behavior, and guerilla marketing tactics, especially through social media
  • Represented the organization in public; chief advisor to Executive Director
  • Planned and implemented brand building exercises for startup charity
  • Executive consultant and relationship developer; stakeholder and project manager for STEM enrichment at Hyattsville Middle School, recruited community volunteers
  • Lobbied directly and successfully with elected and appointed local and state officials
  • Conducted confidential interviews with volunteers and mentors to help steer business processes and develop enhanced end-user engagement


University of Maryland School of Public Policy                                        College Park, Maryland
Master of Public Management
  • Concentration: Social and Economic Policy
  • Research Fellow: Information Technology (market disruption); Education (nonprofit consulting)
The George Washington University                                                                Washington, DC
Master’s Certificate in Project Management
  • Specialties: Program Management, People Management
Cornell University                                                                                Ithaca, New York
Bachelors of Science in Industrial and Labor Relations
  • Formal Concentration: Law and Society


  • Certified Federal Project Manager -- United States Food and Drug Administration
  • Lean Six Sigma/Certified Six Sigma Green Belt -- Chicago, Illinois
  • National Security and Emergency Preparedness Fellow -- United States Food and Drug Administration
  • Maryland Public Policy Fellowship
  • Grow With Google Android Developer Challenge Scholarship -- Alphabet (Google & Udacity)
  • 2017 Forty Under 40 -- Prince George’s County Social Innovation Fund
  • Eagle Scout
  • Member, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated
  • Commissioner’s Commendation Letter -- United States Food and Drug Administration
  • Project Management Award -- United States Food and Drug Administration
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Management -- Towson University, Maryland


Lindsey and Reed Associates                 Chief Information Officer                2017-Present        
Largo, Maryland
Governor’s Workforce Development Board        Deputy Director                        2017
Baltimore, Maryland
University of Maryland                                Graduate Researcher                  2016 – 2017        
College Park, Maryland
Beacon Associates, Inc. (HHS Contractor)                Program Manager                        2012-2014
Greenbelt, Maryland
United States Food and Drug Administration        Project Manager                         2009-2012
White Oak, Maryland        
University of Maryland                                Teaching Assistant                        2007 – 2008
College Park, Maryland