Business Management - Business Models and Structures- CANCELLED

Business Management - Business Models and Structures- CANCELLED


Lisa R White

Business Management Director – CTO Chief of Staff, Information Technology

PMIWDC Non-Member Rate

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Event Date
Event Location

Leidos at Reston Town Center
11951 Freedom Dr
Reston, VA, 20191

Agenda and Cost:

PMIWDC Members & Non-Members: $15; Lunch will be served; The only special dietary restriction Reston Luncheon can support are vegetarian, dairy free, gluten free and no pork.

This event has been canceled due to expected inclement weather.

The evolution of structures is driven by strategy.
Transforming structures to support the business is a continuous process.
The complexity is driven by time to market, the volume of change, and talent mix.
Resource fulfillment: bodies vs talent.
Are you solving the problem at the right level?
Be tactical and strategic.

PDUs Available: 
1.00 PDUs for Certified PMs
Talent Triangle Category: 
Strategic and Business Management

Event Keywords

Soft Skills


Effective communication, in general: audience, media / message, attention vs. "noise", etc.


Managing diverse teams: effects of culture, generation, gender, etc., on management / communication needs

Team Building

Techniques for building trust, team identification, common purpose, etc.

Hard Skills

Resource Problem Solving

"War stories" in successfully working through severe resource constraints

Industry / Sector


Information Technology, including organizations that utilize Agile development methodologies

About the Speaker

Lisa R White

Business Management Director – CTO Chief of Staff, Information Technology

Lisa White is the Business Management Director and Chief of Staff to the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Freddie Mac.

Lisa is currently responsible for managing the Enterprise Technology and Strategic Technology services daily business operations. In this capacity, she oversees and delivers business solutions based on the needs of the CTO and direct reports to run the infrastructure operations business. She has been at Freddie Mac for over 15 years supporting all levels from the Chief Information Officer (CIO) down in the capacity of Chief of Staff.

Prior to Freddie Mac, White has held Management positions at other firms such as Fannie Mae, Marriott Corporation and .COMS, leading change efforts as a seasoned project manager. She has over 30 years’ experience in the IT industry and has over 10 years’ experience in the mortgage industry.

Freddie Mac was established by Congress in 1970 to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the nation’s residential mortgage markets. Freddie Mac supports communities across the nation by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Today Freddie Mac is making home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. For more information please visit and Twitter @FreddieMac.

About the Reston Local Community

Each month, PMIWDC Reston Local Community volunteers strive to bring you interesting and informative speakers from a wide range of professions. They present these speakers to you at the Leidos building or other organization located at Reston Town center. This is an opportunity to network with other professionals of the PMI. The conference center at Leidos offers a maximum seating of approximately 30 guests. Pre-registration is required. Luncheons are held every third Wednesday of the month. If you are interested in presenting please contact the PMIWDC Staff who can put you in touch with the Luncheon Committee Volunteers. List of past events can be viewed below. Please follow PM Reston on facebook.

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