PM4NGOs team counts with expert consultants who contribute to our operations, projects, and programes.

Edson Marinho

Executive Director

Edson Marinho is a Brazilian passionate project manager who is ahead of PM4NGOs as the Executive Director since 2015. He is also the founder and director of Teoria da Prática, a Brazilian project management consultancy, and he is a senior member of the Brazilian PMD Pro Trainers Network.

International Relations Bachelor, MBA on Project Management, post-graduated in Distance Learning, PMD Pro Level 2 certified, Edson is an experienced project manager with over 15 years’ experience in managing large and complex projects and multiple small project. He has worked at small and large NGOs like ChildFund, World Vision, and Ética Fairtrade.

“I have been involved in training and developing the PMD Pro since the very first training group in Brazil. I truly believe that we must empower professionals by disseminating project management tools and techniques to the community-based organizations. In the other hand and most importantly, it is from the community that we will learn how and which of these techniques and tools really work”.


Andrea Cecilia

Digital Marketing Assistant

Part time consultant

Specialist in the design and implementation of creative and innovative digital marketing and communication strategies, with a focus on service and teamwork. During the last years, I’ve worked in organizations related to social development, working in positioning and awareness campaigns, focused on different audiences.  Also, I have worked in brand management, communication for development, internal communication and media management. I’m a passionate reader and a big fan of cinema. I have lived in Bolivia all my life, in one of the highest cities (3600 m.a.s.l), La Paz.


Cecília Morales

Digital Marketing Assistant
Part time consultant
Cecilia is an advertising and project manager. In her professional trajectory she could experience these two areas that are very much complementary. In PM4NGOs she found the place to unite her three passions: advertising, project management and working in the development sector.
Cecília is the PM4NGOs Marketing Analyst since 2016, responsible for all media publications and communication with our partners and community. Based in Brazil, she has extensive experience in design, social media, photography and digital marketing.

Oliver Carrick

PMD Pro+ Manager
Part Time Consultant

Oliver Carrick is a British academic, Project Manager, author and consultant living in Ecuador. He currently resides in the Galápagos islands where heads an English department, is a Professor in Management, Development Studies and Writing & Rhetoric, and manages a community outreach project.

Oliver holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management, an MSc in Project Management, and a PhD in International development. He is also PMD Pro Level 2 certified. Oliver is the PMD Pro+ Program Manager.

“Many years ago, I began my PhD in International Development with the aim of creating tools and methods to improve Project Management performance. PMD Pro represents the embodiment of all I have advocated over the past decade, and I am thrilled to be a part of the PM4NGOs team.”