Bank of the West
Vice President, Project Management Manager
January 2015 — Present
Program Manager, responsible for an $18MM portfolio of business intelligence & data warehouse projects for Bank of the West, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas;
Created a high-performing team of eight IT project managers through strong hiring practices, coaching, skill development, and customer matching;
Utilized waterfall, Scrum and hybrid methodologies to optimize project delivery from Initiation to Closure;
Developed analytics to increase work estimation accuracy and maximize utilization for 275 FTEs;
Created project plan pro forma that became the PMO’s planning standard, ensuring consistency in project delivery, adherence to the Bank’s PM methodology, and integration with Project Server.