Deborah Hunt is the founder, president and CEO of iPower LLC. An experienced professional and recognized visionary leader, Ms. Hunt has more than two decades of executive level IT managerial and technical experience. Adept at providing hands-on leadership and direction in the process improvement, CMMI, quality assurance, internet and telecommunications arenas, she has consistently exceeded client expectations by appropriately matching scarce resources against competing priorities.
A Certified SEI and CMMI Institute SCAMPI Lead Appraiser, SCAMPI B/C Team Lead, Program Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Quality Assurance Engineer, Ms. Hunt also serves as an advisor to George Mason University's PTAC/SBDC and has been an adjunct professor at American University. In this capacity, she provides courses and instruction within the National Capital Region that address studies, methods and modes of implementation for process improvement models such as CMMI-DEV, CMMI-SVC and their attendant process areas. As a former Vice President/Director for an IT consulting and systems integration company, Ms. Hunt concurrently organized, coordinated and directed production plans for service delivery on more than 18 programs staffed by nearly 100 IT professionals as well as numerous subcontractors and independent consultants. At the same time, she successfully achieved SEI CMM Levels 2 and 3 for her department while developing, implementing and sustaining an effective process improvement program.