Sustainability Leader of the Year, USA
Dr. Carboni is a leading authority on sustainable project management. He is a graduate of Ball State University, holds a Ph.D. in Sustainable Development and Environment and has over 24 years’ experience in portfolio, program and project managementspanning government, finance, big five consulting, manufacturing and education. He is Married, with two children and makes his home in the Detroit Metro Area.
He is a frequent speaker at project management and sustainability symposiums, congresses and conferences all over the globe and has worked in over 50 countries advancing sustainable development. He is the President of the International Project Management Association (IPMA) in the United States, is the founder of GPM (Green Project Management) and a visiting professor at Skema Business School in France.
Joel is also the GPM representative to the United Nations Global Compact where he was a founding signatory of the UN’s Business for Peace Initiative & Anti-Corruption call to action, a contributing author of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (SDGs).
He is the architect of the PRiSM project delivery methodology, the P5 Standard for Sustainability in Project Management, and has authored training programs on Green and Sustainable Project Management that are currently offered in over 145 countries through professional training providers, business associations, and universities. He is the co-author of Sustainable Project Management, an Amazon bestseller, and serves on the Forbes Non-Profit Council.