As the Interim Director for UConn CITI's Non-Credit Programs, Gerri's responsibilities include oversight of the program which encompasses a catalog of 300+ IT, Office and Adobe courses. CITI's Project Management courses, including Agile and PMP-PMI, are a hallmark of CITI's programs. These face to face classroom training sessions are taught by instructors with more than 20 years' experience in Project Management, and are certified in PMP and Agile.
Gerri's other responsibilities includes management of all day-to-day operations of the Institute including working with clients at all stages of training, along with budgeting and processing of all CITI's revenue stream. She handles, with assistance from CITI's student admin specialists, all administrative processes of enrollment, tracking and final certification.
Gerri 's expertise includes developing and maintaining training programs and systems, working both as a training coordinator for a fast-paced biopharma and instructor of staff and students of all ages in technology (software), math and science.
Originally from Big Pharma, Gerri has extensive experience in pharmaceutical R&D quality assurance (GMP/GLP/GCP/ICH). Gerri developed the first GLP-QA training program for an R&D Toxicology program at a major pharma company, based on skills gained while auditing drug product development, and inspecting facilities and reports for compliance to FDA/GLP/GCP for Phase I-IV clinical trials.