Mary Beth Imbarrato, PMP, CSM, SPP
Mary Beth is the owner of MBI Consulting, LLC which specializes in strategic planning and project management programs and training. Mary Beth has 25 years of experience in project management, change management, performance improvement and risk. Mary Beth’s experience focuses on working with organizations to develop a strategic plan and identifying the best project management framework for the implementation of that strategic plan. She also helps organizations with the development of project management standards which includes building project management teams, introducing project management best practices and governance – all in an effort to help organizations succeed in achieving their strategic goals through project management practice.
She has had the opportunity of working in various industries including publishing, energy, non-profit organizations, finance, insurance, emergency management, health care, telecommunications and NYS and Federal government agencies.
As an active member of the Association for Strategic Planning (ASP) and the Upstate NY PMI Chapter, Mary Beth works with colleagues on the development of new programs and events that promote both strategy and project management practices locally.
Additionally, Mary Beth has been a guest speaker at PMI Regional Meetings, local business associations and colleges, all in an effort to learn from, and contribute to, the greater Project Management community.
Mary Beth earned a certificate as a Strategic Planning Professional (SPP) from the Association for Strategic Planning in 2016, a Leadership Institute Master Class (LIMC) certificate from PMI in 2013, a Scrum Master Certification (CSM) from the Scrum Alliance in 2012, earned her Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from PMI in 2006 and a Masters Certificate in Project Management from Boston University in 2005.