100% of our customers are referenceable. Shouldn't you be one of them?
Project Outlier™ is a boutique management consulting firm that exclusively serves clients in the biotech and pharma industries. We offer a variety of services to help clients, including: project management, program management, PMO, process improvement, business analysis, and service development.
We’ve helped startups launch their first FDA-approved therapies. We’ve helped globally-recognized brands complete monumental business transformations. We’ve helped clinical-to-commercial clients improve foundational capabilities to fuel their growth.
While each client and situation are unique, no problem is too big or too small when you have the right strategy and the right team.
We’d love to talk with you about your next project!
- We love big problems
- We are competent
- We challenge the process
- We are drivers
- We deliver
- We are competitive
- We are supportive
- We are personable
- We are a team
- We have fun!
Our Core Values
Meet the Leadership Team
Dave blends strategic leadership and tactical execution to successfully define, drive, and deliver business and IT projects, programs, and portfolios for biotechs and pharmas. He has helped clients launch more than a dozen new therapies and complete many multi-million-dollar initiatives. Dave thrives in challenging environments where success is possible but unlikely without an infusion of creative problem-solving, direction, and project management expertise. He excels at strategic planning, project startup, project rescue, process improvement, and PMO implementation and improvement.
Dave earned an MBA in Information Systems Management from Baylor University, possesses a BS in Business Administration and Economics from LeTourneau University, and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
Aside from his work, Dave enjoys exercising, reading, learning, and volunteering at a school for under-privileged children in Guatemala. Dave also enjoys coaching girls’ soccer and screaming at the TV to encourage his beloved North Carolina Tar Heels while enjoying a nice glass of red wine!
Senior Director of Client Management
Chief of Staff
Director of People and Performance
Abby has successfully helped numerous clients improve their overall efficiency and effectiveness. She leverages the principles of change management to implement new systems, processes, and services that address her stakeholders’ needs and help manage expectations along the way. She enjoys solving problems with a ‘people first’ lens and thrives in situations where she must juggle the interest of multiple stakeholder groups to facilitate decisions and drive projects forward.
Abby earned a BA in Business Administration from Ohio State University.
In her spare time, Abby enjoys going to the beach, practicing yoga, and reading an excessive amount of personal development books. Additionally, she’s an avid foodie who enjoys seeking out the best local cuisine and sharing a meal with friends and family.
Director of Technology and Director of Facilities
Katt is an experienced and accomplished leader who has worked with 10 different pharmaceutical organizations on a wide range of initiatives in the IT, HR, and Patient Services areas. She utilizes her project management and business analysis expertise to successfully complete projects on time, within budget, and within scope. Katt combines her passion for IT networks, systems, and infrastructure with cultivating a company culture of inclusiveness to provide a functional work environment for local teams.
Katt holds an MBA in IT Management from Touro University and earned a BS in Biochemistry from the University of California, San Diego.
When she is not in front of a computer, Katt can be found spending quality time with her family while raising their growing puppy. They enjoy taking road trips together and visiting different cities. While at home, she keeps her pack active through outdoor adventures like hiking on local trails, running on sandy beaches, playing at friendly dog parks, and exploring shopping venues.