Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with proven ability to complete high impact projects on time and on budget. Proficient at planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, and closing innovative technical projects. A leader who works well with multidisciplinary teams while managing stakeholders, resources, and scope, and ensures quality and performance measured by clear metrics of success.
Founder and Board President of Empowerment Arts, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that produces narrative films for cultural and educational influence. Writer/Producer/Director/Cinematographer of the organization’s first feature film, “A Paper Tiger Burns” in Colombia, South America and USA locations (2017)
AV Infrastructure and Media Arts Project Manager, Denver Botanic Gardens – Gavin was brought to Denver Botanic Gardens in 2014 during the construction of the new Science Pyramid exhibit as a digital expert. He has since transitioned into a larger role in IT to provide services to all departments. In 2016 Gavin attained PMI certification as a Project Management Professional, and has formed a project management office at the Gardens and integrated new strategy and structure for Operations and IT services. He has a B.A. in Film Production and extensive nonprofit management experience. He also previously worked at the Saint Louis Science Center for 5 years before joining the Gardens.