Business Process Management and Automation- Strategy & Results – Webinar


October 13, 2021


1:00pm-2:00pm CDT; 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT


1 CPE / 0.1 CEU / CISSP / 1 PDU Credits Awarded


Conference location: ONLINE

Business process management is the discipline in which people use various methods to discover, model, analyze, measure, improve, optimize, and automate business processes. Any combination of methods used to manage a company’s business processes is BPM.


Learn from a panel of enterprise IT executives as to how they are building and automating business process management and the associated ROI.

Webinar Price: $0.00 per person

Rochelle Clark, Director of Corporate Marketing, Pipefy





Panelists will include:
Jeffrey Manhardt PMP®, SAFe, ITIL, CSM®, SFC™, Chief Project Officer, Kalieda Health
Dr. Alyce Reopelle, SVP, User Experience and Governance, Financial Institution
And other Business Process Management executives sharing strategies, tactics and lessons learned



Manhardt     Reopelle

Rochelle Clark

Strategic-thinking marketing leader proficient in corporate marketing budget management, social media strategies, website development oversight, and event planning and management. Adept problem solver with a history of working with and merging interdisciplinary teams while minimizing disruptions and achieving results on operational initiatives. More than 15 years of product and marketing experience with success with employers such as Cisco Systems, Intel, Verizon, and other technology companies.


Jeff Manhardt

Jeff Manhardt is a strategic technology leader with over 18 years of a proven track record achieving project & program management objectives while utilizing situational leadership to manage global teams. He has managed dozens of projects & programs for a Buffalo-based top 20 Bank and is a bank acquisition specialist. Jeff’s experience, skill-set and thought leadership propelled him into managing the Technology Program Management Office in July 2014 responsible for program managers, project/program support personnel & business requirement analysts and a portfolio of over 100 projects & programs.


Over the last 10 years, Jeff’s results oriented, process driven leadership approach has culminated with projects & programs completing within 10% of time and cost earning him an award for Best Technology Project Manager in 2014.


Jeff has also served as Adjunct professor at Canisius College Center for Professional Development and spoken at conferences such as Finance Transformation Summit, Recession Proof PDUs and at multiple PMI chapters in the Northeast and internationally.


Jeff received his PMP® certification in May 2005 and has served on the PMI Buffalo chapter Board since 2007 in the positions of VP of Programs, VP of Professional Development and currently as VP of Technology & Business Services.


Jeff has also served on the boards of the Buffalo Chapter of the IIBA, BA/PMWorld Toronto Board of Advisors & the Graycliff Conservancy.


He holds a BS degree in Business Management from D’Youville College and is the principal owner of the Dramjam Consulting organization. Jeff’s professionalism, extensive banking experience and strong community leadership serves the Bank & community with distinction.


Dr. Alyce Reopelle

PMP certified with 20+ years demonstrated successful IT project, program and governance leading organizations to far exceed Senior Executive expectations. Adaptive leader inspires IT to superior achievement through communications, collaboration and mentoring, Solutions-oriented, organized and results-driven leader. Excels in project, program and portfolio management. Enabling PMO structures and governance to fit within company cultures.


Key success enablers:   Senior Executive Collaboration / Enterprise Eide Communications / Maximal Training Effectiveness / Sharepoint Administration and Instructor / JIRA Administration and Trainer / Confluence Administration and Trainer / MS Project Server Administration / Clarity and Open Workbench Educator / Clarity Administrator / Project Management Educator / MS Project Mentor / Project Management Training  /  PMO Setup and Governance


Specialties: Combining PMO practices within company cultures, contract negotiation, project management process; PMO governance; process improvement; vendor management; artifact creation; people management; training and mentoring

Each attendee will receive a certificate awarding 1 CPE credit for CISSP continuing education, in addition to 0.1 CEUs and 1 PDU. CISSP is a registered certification mark of (ISC)², Inc.