Brenda Thompson

Senior Managing Consultant

Brenda specializes in scheduling, cost analysis, and innovative project controls. She is a collaborative thinker with over 15 years of project controls experience across multiple sectors of the construction industry including utility, manufacturing, and education.


The road to success is always under construction. Proactive's heart and soul is innovation and application.

More About Brenda


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As the Senior Project Controls Specialist, Brenda provided an impact analysis of schedule changes, indentified schedule variances and opportunitues, and proactively developed mitigation strategies. 
Brenda served as the Project Controls Manager for the Nuclear
Division, the Project Manager for the Financial Center of
Excellence, as well as, the LeadProject Controls Specialist for the
Engineering and Construction Department. Over the course
of 9 years, Brenda was responsible for project controls and
project management duties including CPM scheduling,
cost management, variance analysis, audit review, and testimony preparation.
Brenda’s comprehensive project controls background covers a
broad range of projects including utility, medical, retail,
manufacturing, and educational facilities.
Brenda’s experience includes developing and maintaining controls
and standards. She has mentored teams of schedulers and cost
analysts to improve overall knowledge base, analysis and delivery performance.
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Brenda has obtained her Scheduling Professional Certification from the Project Management Institute.


Lawerence Technological University 
Bachelor of Science in Construction Management
University of Michigan
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Concentration in Finance


Brenda lives in Apex, North Carolina with her husband and their dog.
In her spare time, she enjoys reading, baking, trips to Disney World
and spending time with family and friends.

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351 Pleasant Street, Suite B, #135
Northampton, MA 01060

North Carolina
2880 Slater Road, Suite 200
Morrisville, NC 27560

P.O. Box 16824
Rocky River, OH 44116