Count the number of projects assigned per person via a multi-contact cell

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Hi,

I have a main sheet which tracks all the different projects going on. One of those columns labelled 'CM' tracks who has been assigned. It is restricted to contact values, sometimes there is 1 contact assigned, and sometimes there is 3.

I want to be able to insert a graph on my dashboard which shows the number of projects assigned to each person, however I am struggling with the formula on my metrics sheet.

When I use the COUNTIF function, it only counts the first contact listed (e.g., if I am listed second in the list on the original sheet, it will not be counted). I have tried a range of different formulas but am unsure how to get it to count all contacts listed?

Any help is greatly appreciated!

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