About Us

Lee W Bannister is a management consultant specializing in People Transformation. 


He consults with organizations on a wide variety of People and related enabling disciplines, including:

• People Transformation
• Human Capital Strategy, Transformation & Execution
• Human Resource Management Leadership (International and Domestic)
• Talent Technology Strategy, Analysis, Selection and Vendor Management
• Total Rewards Job Architecture Design and Compensation Alignment
• Portfolio, Program and Project Management, including Interim Management
• Change Management & Communications
• Finance Controllership and Budget Management


Lee works closely with clients to turn business needs into cohesive People solutions. He uses guiding principles and maturity models to develop compelling business cases and design well- planned transformation initiatives, programs and projects. He adapts and synthesizes portfolio, program, project, process and change management standards and techniques to deliver managed and sustainable change. Lee balances often conflicting needs related to organizational changes, new/emerging technologies, established business processes, tight time frames and constrained resources to achieve near-term wins, mid-term optimization and long-term, lasting impact. His extensive Information Technology experience, which includes vendor selection and management, outsourcing, contracts, telecommunications, architecture and security, enables him to align business processes and systems with organizational needs.

Lee’s pragmatic approach stems from more than 17 years overseeing People Strategy analysis and design work, along with implementations of next-generation Human Capital and Talent Management processes for global firms. Among others, he has provided professional services to PricewaterhouseCoopers, Tyco International, Johnson Controls, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Success Academy Charter Schools, PJM Interconnection, Transora and the University of Pittsburgh. Vendors he has worked with include Workday, SAP, Oracle Fusion & Taleo, Microsoft, Computer Associates, RSA, IBM Kenexa, Cornerstone OnDemand, Gartner, Questionmark and SecureSheet.







Cornell University

  • Master Certificate, Human Resource Management (HRM)


University of Pittsburgh

  • Master Certificate, Project Management (PM)

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Bachelor of Science (BS), Information Science (IS)