Deva Varela is known for her results driven approach to project management in banking. Her ability to tailor industry standard practices to suit the size and culture of an organization ensures the highest probability of success.
Deva’s working experience ranges over 30 years and includes VP of Systems, VP of Operations, VP Technical Administration, Project Manager and Loan Origination Systems Developer.
In 2015, Deva was a recipient of the 2014 Excellence in Process Improvement Award from Farmington Bank in Farmington, Connecticut where she also developed the Bank’s Project Management Office. During her tenure there she trained middle management on the tools and techniques required to effectively manage departmental projects contributing to safety and soundness. She also developed a process improvements project methodology with proven results for gained efficiencies and improved capacity.
Deva is an active member of Project Management Institute®, Southern New England Chapter. She is also certified through the American Academy of Project Management®, Global Academy of Finance and Management® International Board of Standards. She is a graduate of the Connecticut School of Finance and Management.