Program Chair for the Project and Program Management and Strategic Analytics Programs and Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies


M.A., University of Rhode Island

Field of Specialty

Project, program and portfolio management, PMO management
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)
Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
Six Sigma Green Belt
Certified Information Professional (CIP)

Contact Information

Rabb School

Leanne M Bateman

Leanne Bateman, MA, PMP, CSM, Six Sigma Green Belt, CIP is the Principal Consultant with Beacon Strategy Group, a Boston-based management firm specializing in project management services. Leanne has more than 20 years of project management experience across the areas of health care, information technology, high-tech manufacturing, human resources, construction, housing, government, and higher education. She is a member of the Project Management Institute, AIIM: The Global Community of Information Professionals, and the Scrum Alliance.
Leanne serves as Academic Program Chair for two graduate programs at Brandeis: Project & Program Management and Strategic Analytics, as well as serving on the faculty in both programs. She has taught at Brandeis University since 2007.

Courses Taught

RPJM 115 Challenges in Project Management
RPJM 120 Project Management Capstone
RPJM 125 Special Topics in Project Management
RPJM 130 Agile Project Management
RSAN 101 Foundations of Data Science and Analytics