Carl Pritchard, PMP, EVP is a Senior Consultant with the Cutter Consortium's Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies practice. He is a project management thought leader and the lead chapter author for the Risk Management chapter of the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, 4th Edition. He is the U.S. Correspondent for the British project management magazine, Project Manager Today, and is an internationally recognized lecturer and author, with five books to his credit, including Risk Management: Concepts & Guidance. He co-produced The Portable PMP Prep, a 9-CD audio training program and is a member of the board of directors of ProjectConnections.com. He has authored hundreds of articles on management practice, and served as a semi-final judge in the Project Management Institute’s “Project of the Year” competition. He is a certified Project Management Professional (#1049) and a certified Earned Value Professional (#63), and is a graduate of The Ohio State University. He resides with his wife and sons in Frederick, Maryland. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.