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Mechanicsburg, PA
Posted:
February 20, 2020

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Angie Brenza, PMP

*** ******* **., ************* ** 17055 / 717-***-****

Email: adbv7i@r.postjobfree.com Website: www.progetticonsulting.com

Sr. Program Manager/Project Manager - Results driven PMP certified Sr. Program/Project Manager with a total of 31 years of professional experience and 22 years of experience managing projects from initiation through implementation. Comprehensive knowledge of Project Management, Project Governance, establishing/staffing a Project Management Office and Vendor Management.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS

Program Management

Project Portfolio Management

Project Scoping

Project Scheduling

Project Budget

Communication

Risk Management

Requirements gathering

Meeting Facilitation

Issue Management

Vendor Management

Software Implementation

Software Release Management

PMO Implementations

Enterprise Project Governance

Vendor Negotiations

Change Control/Management

Testing/Test Use Cases

Methodology Development

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS

Management of a $474M Bank Merger

Management of a $49M vendor contract

Negotiation of a $45M vendor contract

Managed a $3B asset Bank Core system conversion (Fiserv)

Engagement Consultant on $18B Bank Core system conversion (Fiserv)

Implementation of over 30 new systems in a single deployment

Establishment of 3 PMOs

Creation of a multiple Governance Processes

Defining multiple Project Portfolios

Management of Revenue Enhancement projects

Creation of standard methodologies

Advising on Project Management and system conversions

RFP creation and assessment

TYPES OF PROJECTS

Enterprise Resource Management ERP

ERP Master Data Transformation

ERP PLM Data Migration

SAP S4 HANA EH&S Deployment

SAP S4 HANA CRM-TPM Deployment

Core Banking conversions

Company Merger/Acquisition

Risk Management

Bank Consent order remediation

Feasibility

Regulatory/Compliance

System Conversions

Data Mapping/Data Conversion

Request for Proposal (RFP)

Contract Negotiation

Business Process Reengineering

Software Integration

Vendor software implementation

Software Releases

In-house software development

Release Management

Digital Channels

Network/Infrastructure

Outsourced Call Center

Data Governance

Data Warehouse

Strategic Planning/Implementation

Business Reengineering

HighRadius Implementation

CERTIFICATIONS

PMP Certification from PMI

George Washington Univ. - Master’s Certificate in Project Management

STRENGTHS

Communication, verbal & written

Executive Level interface

Leadership

Decision making

Problem Solving

Planning/Scheduling

Facilitation

Staff management

Program & Project Management

PMO Creation & Development

Methodology development

Vendor management

Contract review & negotiation

Change Management

Conversions

System implementations

Writing Request for Proposals (RFPs)

Service Level Agreements

Management of Staff (internal, offshore & consultants)

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

SYSTEM ONE

SR. PROJECT MANAGER CONSULTANT at

The Hershey Company

Hershey, PA - January 2017 - Present

Sr. Project Manager, SAP S4 HANA ERP Deployment Manager, Data Conversion– Responsible for managing the deployment of Hershey ERP Program SAP S4 HANA applications into User Acceptance Testing and the Production environment. Managed the deployment of:

Trade Promotion Management (TPM) for S4 HANA, multiple deployments

Direct Marketing Expense (DME) for S4 HANA

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) for S4 HANA,

oManaged data conversion activities

oManaged multiple mock deployments & dress rehearsal conversion

Sr. Project Manager, SAP S4 HANA ERP Implementation. Responsible for the successful management of the S4 HANA Environment, Health & Safety Management (EHS) application into the production environment. Responsible for the successful management of the integration and implementation of HighRadius into the S4 HANA TPM and SAP ECC systems.

Project Management responsibilities included:

+Development of milestone level and detailed level Project Plans

+Management and escalation of Risks and Issues

+Creation of weekly status reports

+Escalating issues and risks for resolution

+Ensuring necessary project artifact approvals are obtained

+Monitoring for adherence to the defined Project Management methodology

+Daily communication with the Program Governance board

PROGETTI CONSULTING, LLC-

PROJECT OFFICE DIRECTOR, SR. PROGRAM/PROJECT MANAGER at

Metro Bank

Harrisburg, PA - December 2008 – February 2016

Sr. Program/Project Manager, Bank Merger/Acquisition. Responsible for the management of a $474M merger including due diligence and merger activities (on the being acquired side), gathering necessary due diligence information, coordinating merger tasks, developing merger schedule, and reporting status to Executive management and Board of Directors.

Sr. Program/Project Manager - Vendor Request for Proposal (RFP). Led the Project to develop a comprehensive RFP to bid out the replacement of all major systems within the Bank. RFP was released to qualified vendors in the marketplace. Vendor responses were evaluated, product demonstrations conducted, and an Executive recommendation developed. Negotiated vendor contract with finalists focusing on Service Level Agreements (SLAs), costs, regulatory compliance, and meeting business requirements. Facilitated finalization of a $45M contract. Savings estimated at $4M including staff reduction and revenue increase.

Sr. Program/Project Manager - Project Management Office (PMO) & Project Governance. Implemented and staffed with 7 Project Managers, a Project Management Office (PMO), reporting to the COO, to manage the Bank’s portfolio of projects utilizing a standard methodology. Established Project Governance at the Executive/senior management level that defined, prioritized, and monitored the Project Portfolio for scope, budget and alignment to business objectives. Managed numerous projects in compliance with the defined methodology.

Managed Projects included:

Consent order remediation

Anti-money laundering (AML) application (Patriot Officer)

Case Management application

Data Warehouse implementation

ATM Debit card and ATM machines

Regulatory addition and changes

Revenue Enhancement projects

Credit Card implementation

Mobile Banking (FIS)

New branch opening

Sr. Program Manager/Sr. Project Manager (December 2008 – June 2009). Lead engagement Project Manager responsible for the management of a large Bank Core system conversion, with $3B in assets, effort included the migration of data and the implementation of numerous new applications for a $49M outsourced vendor contract. Responsibilities included coordinating project teams from various business departments, development of the project scope and deliverables, development of project schedules, managing risks/issues and decisions, facilitating and documenting project meetings, management of multiple vendors, providing detailed and executive level status reporting, developing project presentations, managing data mapping and validation, development of a conversion ‘playbook’, managing both ‘mock’ and ‘live’ conversion efforts.

Managed Projects included the conversion and implementation of:

Core Banking (Fiserv)

Teller Platform applications (Fiserv)

Commercial and Consumer Online Banking (Fiserv)

Bill Payer (Fiserv)

Voice Response

ATM Debit card and ATM machines (Fiserv/NCR)

Bank Website

Item Processing (Fiserv)

Imaging system (Nautilus)

PROGETTI CONSULTING, LLC- ENGAGEMENT CONSULTANT at Fulton Financial Corp.

East Petersburg, PA - June 2011 – August 2013

Retained to advise client on conversion efforts and augment Bank staff with a Project Manager and Testing Manager for a large Core banking conversion for an $18B asset bank.

+Advised client on large scale conversion effort to an outsourced vendor.

+Sourced and staffed key roles in Project Management and Testing Manager for the conversion.

+Prepared presentations for client on the management of a Core conversion, conversion risks, and testing methods.

SR. PROGRAM/PROJECT MANAGER at

CampusDoor Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lehman Brothers Bank, FSB

Carlisle, PA - November 2006 – December 2008

Responsible for the management of company projects utilizing a standard methodology which led to the creation of a Project Management Office (PMO) that included managing the companies Project Portfolio and Quality (testing) assurance. Established and staffed the internal PMO, developing standard Project Management and Testing methodology to ensure software quality. Managed projects including new product development, web applications, and data warehouse.

SR. PORTFOLIO/PROGRAM MANAGER at

PA Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA)

Harrisburg, PA – July 2004 – October 2006

Established an internal Project Management Office (PMO) initially within the IT department then elevated it to the enterprise level, introducing a Project Management methodology, Project Portfolio Management and IT Governance. Managed a team of 21 Project Managers. Managed cross functional strategic enterprise wide projects from initiation through implementation. Created a project business valuation process to determine proposed value of a project and how it would be measured to meet projected ROI and business benefit post implementation.

PA Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA), Sr. Program/Project Manager

Harrisburg, PA – January 2003 – July 2004

As Sr. Program/Project Manager, proposed, planned and implemented a Project Management Office (PMO) within the IT Division.

PA Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA), Vice President, IT Application Development

Harrisburg, PA – October 1997 – January2003

Led a team of 100+ Application Developers developing large legacy systems and web applications.

PA Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA), Project Manager IT Application Development

Harrisburg, PA – April 1995 – October 1997

Manager of an application software development team for a large legacy system.

PA Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA), Project Leader and Developer

Harrisburg, PA – April 1986 – April 1995

Project Leader IT Application Development, System Architect Mainframe System – Assembler, COBOL, VSAM, DB2

Developer – Assembler, COBOL, VSAM, DB2

EDUCATION

PROJECT MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE (PMI) Project Management Professional certification – February 2004

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY, ESI INTERNATIONAL Master’s certificate in Information Technology Project Management

NATIONAL EDUCATION CENTER, THOMPSON INSTITUTE Associate Degree in Computer Science 1986



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