Vanessa Richardson

Vanessa Richardson

President and Owner at Cygnal Consulting LLC

1151 McLinden Ave, Smyrna, Georgia, United States

General Information


Logistics Officer  - US Army

Director of Operations and Project Manager  - Red Cashew Inc

Management Consultant  - MWH Global , Inc.

Projects  - Director of Operations and Project Manager


BS  - Environmental Geography and Systems Engineering , the United States Military Academy at West Point

Recent News  

Ms. Richardson was travelling during the PMI Atlanta Chapter's 2015 Veterans' Day Dinner.
As an avid supporter of veterans transitioning to the work force, she remotely delivered a message to the dinner's attendees. By Vanessa Richardson

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Ms. Richardson received her BS in Environmental Geography and Systems Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point.
about the owner Vanessa Richardson Vanessa Richardson is a certified Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP). Her career began as a Logistics Officer for the US Army. There Ms. Richardson led maintenance, logistics, risk management, and emergency planning operations for major capital ground and aviation units in Oklahoma, Colorado, S. Korea, and Iraq. After almost six years of service, Ms. Richardson received an Honorable Discharge. Ms. Richardson joined a start-up design firm, Red Cashew as Director of Operations and Project Manager where she led five projects while supporting the relocation of the company from Colorado to California. In 2008 Ms. Richardson joined MWH where she led risk management on four major capital rehabilitation projects with construction costs totaling $3B for the British Columbia Hydropower Authority, BC Hydro. Vanessa also developed and led the pilot of the Project Delivery Risk Management framework. She created similar governance frameworks for the program delivery divisions of Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) and San Jose- Santa Clara Wastewater Facility.

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