Linda Buckley

Biography

I have over 25 years of success in implementing large scale, complex, high risk programs/projects. An experienced Program Manager in higher education, defense and federal government with expertise in Defense Acquisition, Missile Systems Engineering, Federal Budget/Finance and enterprise software to include Workday, Mendix and Salesforce, I have been certified in Program Management (Level III) at the Defense Acquisition University and Federal Acquisition Institute. 

Critical to Georgetown's "cloud first" strategy, I have successfully managed agile implementations to include stabilizing the Workday HCM production environment, implementing the full suite of Workday Financials, Mendix for Research and Regulatory Compliance and implementing an enterprise wide Constituent Relationship Management System leveraging Salesforce Lightning Communities, Sales Cloud, Service Cloud and Affinaquest for Advancement to ensure meaningful engagement for Faculty, Students, Advising and Fund-raising teams at Georgetown. With expertise and a background in Russian studies, political systems, missile systems engineering, configuration and risk management and large scale program management, I bring a broad holistic user-focused perspective to all projects.