August 2020 Dinner Meeting: Project Management from Board of Director Perspective with Michael Fung


August 13, 2020 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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Speaker Biography

Michael Fung is a seasoned executive who is currently on the Board of Directors at FranklinCovey, Floor & Décor, and 99 Cents Only Store. Throughout his multi-decade career, Michael held multiple C-level positions and the most prominent one was the Chief Financial Officer as Walmart U.S.

Michael joined Walmart in 2001 as Vice President, Finance and Administration for Global Procurement. He was promoted to Senior Vice President, Internal Audit Services in February 2003 and was later promoted to Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer Walmart U.S. in 2006.

Prior to joining Wal-Mart, Michael has served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Sensient Technologies Corporation, a global manufacturer of colors, flavors, and fragrances; Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Vanstar Corporation, a computer reseller and network integrator; and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Bass Pro Shops, Inc., a direct mail and retail company of sporting goods. Michael has also been the Vice President and Corporate Controller for Beatrice Companies, Inc.

Michael was the first person in his family to go to college, and started his career with the accounting firm of Deloitte Touche in Chicago, Illinois.

Business and Professional Associations
-Financial Executives Institute
-American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
-Board Member and Vice Chair – Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
-Member – Committee of 100
-Member – University of Illinois Foundation


Keynote Synopsis

Michael will be sharing the Board of Director's perspective on project management through observations from a series of large projects during his tenure at Walmart, including: SAP implementation, Sarbaines Oxley implementation, and starting a PMO.


5:30-6:45 Registration 
     - Breakout Rooms: Blue Dot/Green Dot (Job Seekers/Recruiters networking) 
     - Breakout Rooms: Member-to-Member General  Networking
6:00-6:30 Breakout Room:  Free PM Think Tank facilitated discussion or New Member Orientation
6:45-7:00 Break/Transition
7:00-7:30 Welcome and Announcements
7:30-8:30 Presentation* 

* As a courtesy to our speakers and guests, admission to the meeting is prohibited after 7 pm sharp. Refunds will not be provided.

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