Barry Dobbs

Position title: Project Manager III - Procurement Automation

Email: barry.dobbs@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-3772

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Barry Dobbs joined the Office of Strategic Consulting in March 2019 as a senior project manager in the Project Portfolio Management Office (PPMO). He has over 20 years of project management experience. Prior to joining UW, Barry worked for a wide range of companies with anywhere from 20 to 160,000 employees. He started as a computer programmer and quickly moved up in information technology and eventually into project management. He has worked as a project manager, program manager, and portfolio manager managing a variety of projects, including multimillion dollar medical device and process projects with NorthStar Medical RadioIsotopes, large infrastructure and trade compliance projects with Dell, and web development and SAP (Systems, Applications, and Products) projects with IBM.

Barry has a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science and an MBA with concentrations in management information systems and finance; he has been a certified project management professional (PMP) since 2004.