Layfield Consulting, Inc
Meg E. Layfield, PMP

Layfield Consulting, Inc


Highly driven, self-motivated and diversified, Certified Project Manager, Database Architect, Data Analyst and Web Applications Developer with over 15 years of retail and 3 years of transportation and logistics driven experience.  

  Technical Acumen  
Javascript, VBA
Adobe Photoshop
Windows 95/98/NT/XP
Redgate: SQL Data Compare
IBM Infosphere: DataStage, CDC
Microsoft: Access, Excel, Word,
   PowerPoint, Project, Visio
   Expression Web 4, Frontpage
Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008
Microsoft Visual Studio 2005/2008:
Work Experience  
  Landstar System Holdings Inc
Jacksonville, FL
  Senior Programmer Analyst
Information System/Technology

August 2008 – Present           
  • Lead departmental projects by consistently delivering valuable solutions while working closely with the DBAs, Data Architects and Developers to ensure requirements are followed, issues are resolved and deadlines are met
  • Manage processes and work closely with the Data Integration Developers to move data between the legacy system & external sources and the various data stores within the EDW
  • Work with BI and end users to define and document requirements as well as resolve data integrity concerns regarding data movement
  • Develop business solutions using SSIS, SSRS and stored procedures which include the movement of Finance information from an external source to our local database via SSIS; the automation of daily data integrity checks via SSIS, Stored procedures, SQL data compare and Batch processing; the creation of various executive reports and database repository reports via SSRS.
  Independent Consulting
  Project Management
Database/Web Development

June  2002 – August 2008
  • Managed the scope, time, cost, risks and contracts to ensure the projects followed the project plan
  • Worked with the end users to gather and document the requirements
  • Architected the application design as well as the database solutions based on the requirements
  • Developed solutions using PHP, Javascript and MYSQL
The Home Depot
Atlanta, GA
  Systems Engineer Lead
Information System/Technology

Feb 1998 – September 2001                                                                           
  • Worked with the business to define and document requirements via JAD sessions
  • Led team of programmers in development of Content Management System consumed by the e-commerce site
  • Maintenance of Access database used to update mainframe content
  • Migration of Legacy SKU and database archives to web-based e-commerce interface.
  Systems Analyst/Supervisor
Advertising Business

November 1994 – Feb 1998
  • Responsible for the communications between Advertising and the IT departments in the definition of requirements, business models, user acceptance test plans and user documentation.
  • Business optimization and conversion of existing Excel spreadsheets to relational database
  • The design and implementation of advanced SQL queries for reporting
  • Led a team of 4 business analysts

  Education & Achievements  
  University of Louisiana at Monroe
    Bachelor of Arts in Psychology-1991 (GPA: 3.5)
  The Home Depot
    Toast Masters
Dale Carnegie Course
Performance Management and Leadership Courses
  Landstar System Holdings Inc
    Microsoft SQL Server Courses
Project Management Professional Cerification Course
  Project Management Institution
    PMP Certification