Beverly Gay McCarter, HMS Principal
Master of Science, Counseling and Human Systems, Florida State University
Master of Fine Art, Studio Art, Memphis College of Art
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Florida
Certified facilitator: The Living System/Process Enneagram, Self Organizing Systems for Complex Environments (Center for Self-Organizing Leadership)
Graduate certification: Virtual Worlds Architect and Designer (University of Washington)
Selected Publications and Presentations:
Beverly G. McCarter and Brian E. White, Ph.D. (2012). "Leadership in Chaordic Organizations" ( Complex and Enterprise Systems Engineering). NY: Auerbach Publications.
B.G. McCarter and B.E. White, Ph.D., "Emergence of SoS, Socio-Cognitive Aspects", Chapter 3 in M. Jamshidi's book, "System of Systems Engineering- Principles and Applications", 2007.
B. G. McCarter, "Complex Human Systems: Paradigm Shifts Through Immersive Virtual Environments", United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP15), Virtual World: Second Life, December 9, 2009.
B. G. McCarter, "Complex Human Systems and Immersive Virtual Environments", 2nd Louisiana Conference on Virtual Worlds and Higher Learning, Virtual World:Second Life, November 2009.
B. G. McCarter, "Virtual Simulations and Decision Making", Innovative Decisions, Inc, Vienna, VA, May 2009.
William D. Miller, Gay McCarter and Craig O. Hayenga, Ph.D.,"Modeling Organizational Dynamics", IEEE International Conference on Systems Engineering, SMC, Los Angeles, CA, April 2006.
B.G. McCarter and B.E. White, Ph.D., "Collaboration/Cooperation in Sharing and Utilizing Net-Centric Information", 5th Annual Conference on Systems Engineering Research, March 2007.
B.G. McCarter, "Social Aspects of Complexity: Self-Organizational Dynamics", 2008 Understanding Complex Systems Symposium, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, May 2008.
B.G. McCarter, "Social Networking in the 21st Century: the Conversation Age", workshop, Zonta District 3 Conference, Washington, DC, October 2009.
B.G. McCarter, "Social Networking in the 21st Century: How to Use the Tools", Zonta District 3&4 workshop, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, April 2009.
B.G. McCarter, "Social Aspects of Complexity: 21st Century Dynamics", Applied Systems Thinking Institute, Washington, DC, September 2009.
B.G. McCarter, "Complexity and Managing Change in Organizations", George Washington University, Research Program in Social and Organizational Learning, Washington, DC, March 2008.
Beverly G. McCarter, "Social Aspects of Complexity", MITRE (Boston, MA, McLean, VA, and Chantilly, VA), International Council on Systems Engineering New England Chapter (Boston, MA), March 12, 2008.
Lowell F. Christy, Jr.,Ph.D., and Beverly G. McCarter, "Why Whole Systems Thinking Is Moving Beyond Engineering Backwaters?", George Washington University, Research Program in Social and Organizational Learning, Washington, DC, January 29, 2008.
Beverly G. McCarter,"Complexity and What it Means in the Work Place", Women in Defense- Washington Chapter, Washington, DC. , November 2007.