Adam Barlow, Principal & Founder

Adam Barlow, Principal and Founder


The project management professionals at Baseline Controls are led by principal and founder Adam Barlow. Adam has over 25 years of experience providing project management services to Fortune 500 clients like Novartis, Bayer Healthcare, Pfizer, GSK, Kraft Foods, Pepsi Bottling Co., Cree, Merck, and Patheon/ThermoFisher.

Adam started his career in construction management building new, and retrofitting, processing plants around the world. He worked his way up the ranks from project engineer to becoming a corporate project controls manager leading the department. This technical and managerial experience gained over the first ten years of his career was the jumping off point for creating a new specialized company. Adam formed Baseline Controls Inc. in 2010 making a former employer and mentors his first clients. Since 2012, Baseline Controls has continued to add staff and professional resources focused on the mission.

An engineer and planner at heart, Adam grew up building with Legos and admiring new construction before attending N.C. State University’s College of Engineering. Today, he relishes the opportunity to put the pieces of the puzzle together for his clients’ projects, and these clients appreciate and rely on his expertise and his team’s passion for planning.

Ray Carper, Engagement Manager

RAY CARPER, ENGAGEMENT MANAGER


Ray joined Baseline in 2015 as a project controls engineer after five years working in project engineering and has since collaborated with a wide range of clients. He’s experienced in schedule development, project controls, cost controls, and portfolio management. He’s been instrumental in the growth of Baseline Controls from a recruiting, training, and development perspective.


Scott Reynolds, Engagement Manager, PMP

SCOTT REYNOLDS, ENGAGEMENT MANAGER, PMP


Scott began his career in IT Project Management.  In 2017, he joined Baseline Controls and transitioned into Life Sciences Industry.  Scott now consults with clients to navigate project scheduling of Manufacturing Facility site startups in the Gene Therapy space.   He is not only a client consultant, but he is now part of the Baseline Controls Leadership Team using his vast Project Controls experience to mentor and train the younger Project Analysts get started in their professional career.


Nikhil Singh, Engagement Manager, Six Sigma, IAOIP

NIKHIL SINGH, ENGAGEMENT MANAGER / HEAD OF GROWTH & CUSTOMER SUCCESS, GB SIX SIGMA, IAOIP


Nik is an experienced Sales & Operations professional with a demonstrated history of working in the consulting, manufacturing, pharma, electrical, and construction industries. With experience in Operations Management, Continuous Improvement, Quality Management, Portfolio Management, Project Controls, and Capital Infrastructure Projects.  Nik is currently supporting multiple clients consulting on Project Controls.

Shefaali Singh Keegan, Director Strategy & Operations

SHEFAALI SINGH KEEGAN, DIRECTOR, STRATEGY & OPERATIONS


Shefaali joined Baseline in 2021 and has more than a decade of business, consulting, and project management experience with a track record of delivering successful client outcomes across a broad range of engagement types. She provides leadership for Baseline’s strategy and business operations. Prior to joining Baseline, Shefaali developed expertise in business transformations while working at a variety of management consulting firms. She also served as Vice President at Inova Health System where she worked closely with the senior executive team on the system’s strategic initiatives. 


Adam Barlow

Adam Barlow, Principal and Founder


The project management professionals at Baseline Controls are led by principal and founder Adam Barlow. Adam has over 25 years of experience providing project management services to Fortune 500 clients like Novartis, Bayer Healthcare, Pfizer, GSK, Kraft Foods, Pepsi Bottling Co., Cree, Merck, and Patheon/ThermoFisher.

Adam started his career in construction management building new, and retrofitting, processing plants around the world. He worked his way up the ranks from project engineer to becoming a corporate project controls manager leading the department. This technical and managerial experience gained over the first ten years of his career was the jumping off point for creating a new specialized company. Adam formed Baseline Controls Inc. in 2010 making a former employer and mentors his first clients. Since 2012, Baseline Controls has continued to add staff and professional resources focused on the mission.

An engineer and planner at heart, Adam grew up building with Legos and admiring new construction before attending N.C. State University’s College of Engineering. Today, he relishes the opportunity to put the pieces of the puzzle together for his clients’ projects, and these clients appreciate and rely on his expertise and his team’s passion for planning.


Adam Barlow

RAY CARPER, ENGAGEMENT MANAGER


Ray joined Baseline in 2015 as a project controls engineer after five years working in project engineering and has since collaborated with a wide range of clients. He’s experienced in schedule development, project controls, cost controls, and portfolio management. He’s been instrumental in the growth of Baseline Controls from a recruiting, training, and development perspective.


Adam Barlow

SCOTT REYNOLDS, ENGAGEMENT MANAGER, PMP


Scott began his career in IT Project Management.  In 2017, he joined Baseline Controls and transitioned into Life Sciences Industry.  Scott now consults with clients to navigate project scheduling of Manufacturing Facility site startups in the Gene Therapy space.   He is not only a client consultant, but he is now part of the Baseline Controls Leadership Team using his vast Project Controls experience to mentor and train the younger Project Analysts get started in their professional career.


Adam Barlow

NIKHIL SINGH, ENGAGEMENT MANAGER / HEAD OF GROWTH & CUSTOMER SUCCESS, GB SIX SIGMA, IAOIP


Nik is an experienced Sales & Operations professional with a demonstrated history of working in the consulting, manufacturing, pharma, electrical, and construction industries. With experience in Operations Management, Continuous Improvement, Quality Management, Portfolio Management, Project Controls, and Capital Infrastructure Projects.  Nik is currently supporting multiple clients consulting on Project Controls.


Adam Barlow

SHEFAALI SINGH KEEGAN, DIRECTOR, STRATEGY & OPERATIONS


Shefaali joined Baseline in 2021 and has more than a decade of business, consulting, and project management experience with a track record of delivering successful client outcomes across a broad range of engagement types. She provides leadership for Baseline’s strategy and business operations. Prior to joining Baseline, Shefaali developed expertise in business transformations while working at a variety of management consulting firms. She also served as Vice President at Inova Health System where she worked closely with the senior executive team on the system’s strategic initiatives.