The Peak Trainer Team

Peak provides you with a support system that starts with your first communication to us and continues beyond obtaining your PMI certification(s).

We are a one-stop shop that provides ALL the resources you need to be successful. Peak trainers measure our own success by the success of our students. We provide fun and engaging learning experiences to individuals and organizations.
Each trainer maintains an active credential in the content they teach and is badged and endorsed by PMI as an Authorized Training Provider.
Peak Trainer Barb Waters with PMI ATP PMP instructor badge

Barb Waters

Barb has served as a reviewer for several editions of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)® and Standards for Project Management. Barb serves as a content developer and trainer for Skillsoft, the leader in corporate learning, and also supports Peak training events.

Peak Trainer Orlando Sequera with PMI ATP DASM instructor badge

Orlando Sequera

Orlando has worked as a Project Manager in different industries including Travel and Tourism, Healthcare, and Aerospace. In Aerospace, he manages software development projects for the Artemis program with NASA to land the first woman and the next man on the Moon.

Peak Trainer Susan Daniels with PMI ATP PMP instructor badge

Susan Daniels

Susan served on the Project Management Institute’s global task force to define certification requirements. She also contributed to the framework of the PMP exam and PMBOK 7th edition. Susan serves as Director of the Project Management concentration at Brenau University.

Peak Trainer Harri Emari with PMI ATP PMP instructor badge

Harri Emari

Harri is certified by US Army Corps for Construction Quality Management (CQM-C) and AGC as a Certified Manager for BIM (CM-BIM). He works at SLAC National Laboratory with Stanford University to assure contractor quality performance for Department of Energy contracts.

Peak Trainer Pete Evangelista with PMI ATP PMP instructor badge

Pete Evangelista

Pete has a strong record of successfully engaging students/trainees in classroom, on-line, and remote learning settings. He incorporates current experience with years of real-life business leadership to make a high-impact, interactive, and engaging experience for his learners.

Peak Trainer Debbie Leben with PMI ATP PMP instructor badge

Deborah Leben

Deborah has been a forensic science expert for the U.S. Secret Service and spent 17 years in senior leadership for government and nonprofit organizations. She is an avid promoter of the PMP certification and has mentored others to expand their skills and advance their career opportunities.