Senior Manager of Learning Architecture
As a leader in the convergence of Knowledge Management (KM) and business strategy for Lockheed Martin, John Hovell is a practitioner, speaker, and writer in KM strategy and methods. Previously, he was instrumental in the creation and execution of the enterprise KM strategy for ManTech International Corporation. John is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Training Industry Quarterly e-magazine. John serves on the Board of Advisors for Synergy Development and Training. In 2009, he was honored by Training Magazine as one of the "Top Young Trainers" after being honored in 2008 as one of the top “Young Trainers to Watch.” In 2007, he earned his Certified Knowledge Manager (CKM) certification from the International Knowledge Management Institute. He earned his Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI) in 2005. He earned his master’s degree from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and his undergraduate degree from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.