Our featured Speaker will be Howard Rohm, from the Balanced Scorecard Institute speaking on the topic of KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators)
Howard Rohm, CPT, SMP
Co-Founder, President & CEO
Howard Rohm is President and CEO of the Balanced Scorecard Institute and Founder of the Strategy Management Group, Inc., the Institute's parent company. He is a performance management trainer, consultant, and technologist with over 40 years' experience. Howard has helped dozens of organizations worldwide build balanced scorecard and other performance planning and management systems.
Howard developed the Institute's Nine Steps to Success scorecard methodology, and his award-winning balanced scorecard and performance management systems have been adopted by the U.S. House of Representatives (Chief Administrative Officer), several offices of the United Nations, the American Public Gas Association, Centex Construction, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Spectrum Partners, Greenville Utility Commission, LifeNet, the U.S. Marine Corps, the U.S. Army, the U.S. Air Force, Household Mortgage Services, the Joint Interagency Task Force-East, Amiri Flight (United Arab Emirates), Mecklenburg County (NC), the Canada Passport Office, the U.S. Department of Commerce Commercial Service, and many other organizations. He developed the Institute's Nine Steps to Success framework, and has trained over 3000 people in 20 countries.
Howard has experience as an operations research analyst, a strategic planner, and a management consultant. He held senior positions with several companies, including Booz, Allen & Hamilton, Highland Technologies, and Vitro Laboratories, and at several Federal agencies, including several years as the Executive Director of the Advanced Nuclear Reactor Research and Development Program at the U.S. Department of Energy. Howard was one of the authors of the first National energy plan, in 1976, and worked on several White House nuclear non-proliferation studies in the 1970's and 1980's.
He has taught and lectured at five colleges and universities, including the Federal Executive Institute. Howard has undergraduate and graduate engineering and management degrees from Iowa State University and George Washington University, respectively, and he is listed in Who's Who Worldwide.
Howard is a Certified Performance Technologist (CPT), a Certified Strategic Management Professional (SMP) Pioneer, and an e-learning certified instructor. He co-wrote, with three others, the Strategy Professional Resource Center's Association for Strategic Planning SMP/SPP/SPA Certification Exam Study Guide. He is a winner of a team Hammer Award for his work on government performance reform (given by Vice-President Al Gore's National Partnership for Reinventing Government), and received a Presidential "1000 Points of Light" award for community service from First Lady Barbara Bush at a White House ceremony. He recently was awarded a Triangle (Raleigh, NC) Top 50 Entrepreneur award byBusiness Leader magazine. Howard helped create the Association for Strategic Planning's Body of Knowledge for professional strategic planning and management certification.