Larry Gary

Mr. Larry Gary, founder and President, has more than 40 years in management and software development for IT applications, enterprise systems, and cyber security with the Federal Government and commercial clients.

IT Management and Best Practices: Larry has developed and managed Program Management Offices for several Federal contracting companies. Larry also served as the lead PMO manager for a large federal agency where he led enterprise initiatives in IT Security and infrastructure modernization. The ITIL framework is one of the guiding paradigms at nSight Management Systems.

nSight Management Services helps many Federal contracting companies align their business processes per the best practice guidance of CMMI, the Capability Maturity Model from the CMMI Institute (http://cmmiinstitute.com/). We help companies prepare for their CMMI-DEV and CMMI-SVC appraisals. In addition to being qualified as a SCAMPI-A Appraisal Team Member for CMMI-DEV and CMMI-SVC, Larry is also a qualified Appraisal Team Member for CMMI-ACQ, Acquisition.

Education:

  • Georgia Tech, B.S. Industrial & Systems Engineering
  • Dozens and dozens of courses on software development, cyber security, network architecture, data base development, and more.

Certifications & Capabilities:

  • PMP – Project Management Professional, from the Project Management Institute
  • PMI-ACP – Agile Certified Practitioner
  • CSM – Certified Scrum Master
  • ITIL v3 Foundation – IT Infrastructure Library v3 Foundation
  • CMMI-ATM – Appraisal Team Member for CMMI-DEV, CMMI-SVC, and CMMI-ACQ.
  • CHCO – Certified HIPAA Compliance Officer, from the American Institute of Heathcare Compliance (retired certification)
  • CPIM – Certified in Production and Inventory Management (retired certification)
  • Clearances:  DoD Secret;  DHS Full MBI;  IRS Secret;  U.S. Office of Personnel Management – Top Secret

Chris Smythe-Macaulay

Senior Consultant: Mr. Chris Smythe-Macaulay is our senior consultant for IT management, best practices, and PMO strategies. He has broad experience in IT infrastructure operations, program management for large initiatives, IT project management, and IT security operations. Mr. Smythe-Macaulay is a graduate of the University of Virginia McIntire School of Commerce with a Master’s of Science in Management of IT. Chris is a strategic thinker, a dynamic leader for IT initiatives, and an engaging public speaker.

Mr. Smyth-Macaulay holds professional certifications for:

  • PMP – Project Management Professional, from the Project Management Institute
  • CSM – Certified Scrum Master, from the Scrum Alliance
  • ITIL v3 Foundation – IT Infrastructure Library v3 Foundation