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LaKeshia Grant | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 26, 2014

LaKeshia Grant

Integrating Strategy, Business and Technology
   United States
  |   Washington, DC
  |  3:27 am Local Time

Overview

Have you heard of Enterprise Architecture, but canít quite understand what it is? Virtual Enterprise Architects (VEA) can help you understand it and interpret it for your organization. Enterprise Architecture is the analysis and documentation of an enterprise in its current and future states from a strategy, business, and technology perspective.* From virtual to reality, we transform your enterprise from the current to the future.

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Financial Management
Systems Engineering and Development
IT Requirements Development and Mgmt
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Marketing
Technical Writing

Service Description

Our mission is to provide holistic consulting to integrate the strategy, business and technology needs of our customers. We want to transform an enterprise or organization from its current state into the future state by transforming first the minds of its leaders, the core business processes and its infrastructure.

Our vision is to become the premier agency for cleared Enterprise Architects.

Our goals are to help our clients:
-Achieve strategic goals that depend on IT resources
-Improve business performance by maximizing IT efficiency
-Link multiple IT networks, systems, applications, services, and databases across the entire enterprise
-Share information between lines of business
-Reduce duplicative IT resources across the enterprise
-Protect data and IT assets that rely on enterprise-wide approaches
-Maximize the effective use of limited budgets
-Improve human capital management in IT knowledge/skill areas

All projects are carefully reviewed and scoped to ensure compatibility of skills and resources with the project needs. Our service offering includes the following:
-EA framework selection
-EA requirements
-EA documentation
-EA tool selection
-EA implementation
-EA program management
-EA team development
-Architecture transition management
-Project Management
-Technical Documentation
-Requirements Management & Analysis
-Requirements Development
-Systems Design/Engineering
-Test Planning
-Business Plans
-Proposal Management...

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Employment

Booz Allen Hamilton
Associate
2003 - 2006
American Management Systems
Lead Business Analyst
2000 - 2003
Nissan North America
Management Intern
1996 - 1999

Education

Morgan State University
Masters in Business Administration
2002 - 2003
Morgan State University
Bachelor of Science in Finance
1996 - 2000

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business plans
marketing
business
IT
technology
financial plans
finance
systems engineering
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