Project and Portfolio Manager

Houston, Texas


As a highly experienced, hands-on project and portfolio manager, my consultancy helps leaders transform processes and systems and overcome barriers to success.

About Andrea

An accomplished project and portfolio manager with almost two decades of experience, Andrea Robinson is the founder of ARC Innovations, a consultancy dedicated to helping companies of all sizes transform people, processes and systems to meet and exceed goals. When partnering with clients, Andrea draws on her natural talent for assessing complex situations and proven expertise identifying appropriate solutions. She skillfully assesses opportunities to help senior leaders push through barriers by developing and implementing fit-for-purpose solutions that achieve incredible results.

Throughout her career, Andrea has successfully managed a broad array of projects in a variety of industries, including financial services, healthcare, real estate, data services, construction and oil/gas.  She approaches every endeavor with advanced knowledge and proven experience with application development, process outsourcing, system implementation, network infrastructure deployment, training, documentation development and financial tracking.

A results-driven professional, Andrea served as Sr. Project Manager for the BPX Energy Robotic Process Automation Team, Portfolio Manager for the Motiva Enterprise IT PMO, Senior Project Manager for Chevron Supply & Trading IT and Project Manager for Global Offshore Services at First American Corporation.

A native Floridian, Andrea holds an MBA degree from Saint Leo University, a BA in English from the University of South Florida and numerous leadership certifications. Andrea has shared her knowledge as an adjunct professor at the University of Phoenix and Ashford University. When she’s not working, she enjoys biking, paper crafting and baking.

Areas of Focus

  • SDLC/Waterfall/Scrum/Agile
  • Project/Program/Portfolio Management
  • Continuous Process Improvement
  • Training/Mentoring/Coaching
  • Vendor Management
  • Budget Management Business Analysis
  • Customer Relationship management
  • Stake holder Management
  • Change Management
  • Resource Management
  • Portfolio Financial Reporting & Analysis
  • Cross Functional Leadership
  • Business Strategy
  • Governance

Primary Verticals

  • Energy
  • Technology

Consulting Practice

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