Leeanne McManus

Leeanne McManus

A change agent, transforming organizations through people and technology.

Boise, Idaho, United States

Leeanne brings a unique blend of both technical and business background, including serving as a MCT for more than 10 years. As a tenured Qualified CIE Facilitator, she has guided hundreds of organizations through Office 365 helping users through the journey to engage, learn, adopt and leverage the benefits and functionality of the M365 platform to work better.

Change Management, and more specifically people, is her passion! Her experience working with Agile teams is also an area of expertise, coaching software development teams with Agile frameworks such as Scrum, Kanban, XP, LASD and building hybrid solutions based on the team and organizational needs.

Area of Expertise

  • Business & Management
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government, Social Sector & Education
  • Information & Communications Technology


  • User Adoption
  • Agile Mindset
  • Agile Coaching
  • Agile Transformation
  • Office 365
  • Office 365 Adoption
  • Change Management
  • Adoption and Change Management
  • Impact of Change on Teams Coaching and Agile Mindset
  • Office 365 SharePoint Productivity
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Microsoft Power platform

Powerful Teams Customization Techniques for Productivity

In this session, we’ll dive into Teams and learn some quick wins to customize and use Teams to your advantage. From customizing your notifications and your sanity, to amplifying your posts to catch the eye of your audience, you’ll learn some quick and powerful tips to ensure Teams is working for you! We’ll explore how to customize and access your working world at your fingertips, such as all your Planner and To Do tasks, OneNote, Stream Watchlists and more.
We’ll see some quick wins using the command box to rapidly navigate and get work done swiftly in Teams. And we’ll explore how to bookmark important content and have cool and customized Teams backgrounds.

What's New and What's Cool in Microsoft Planner

If you ever wondered "What is Planner" and what it can do? Then this session is for you! Let's explore this amazing tool that falls between the "not enough" of Excel and the "too much"of Microsoft Project and help you keep on track with your tasks with "just right"!

Amplify Your Voice: Teams from a Leadership Perspective

In this session, we'll explore the awesome features of Teams that will allow you and other leaders to use Teams the way you need to communicate with the masses. We'll focus on best practices and capabilities in Teams to ensure you amplify your voice, share your vision and message and provide guidance for your teams. This will be a fun session, where you'll likely see some examples of how you can use Teams that's a different perspective.

"Avengers" in the Cloud - Giving Your Content Super Powers *(BYOD)

Have a hands-on experience working with content in O365 (BYOD). See all the ways you can work with all your content, allowing each user to be a super hero at work. We'll see how to utilize tools together that activate powers you've only dreamed of, such as SharePoint, Flow, PowerBI, Forms, Planner, Teams and more. We'll experience the different ways users can collaborate and communicate around documents, tasks and general information - and significantly reduce all those email threads! This will be a hands-on and interactive session using virtual sessions for users.

HANDS-ON Productivity Experience Workshop - Microsoft Teams!

Bring Your Own Computer (BYOC) and join in for our dynamic Immersion Experience Facilitator in this HANDS-ON session where you have the opportunity to explore the amazing tools you've learned about at this conference!
Each session is a little different because YOU decide what we get to explore. From Outlook to OneDrive to Microsoft Flow, kick the tires on some familiar products as we find solutions to your business challenges.

Leverage O365 to drive user adoption (BYOD)

With the rapid pace of technology and innovation, you might wonder if Mores Law is even now extinct. With the push to O365, how do you bring your organization along as a whole? Does this feel like a heavy burden for your IT team? In this interactive session, we’ll explore how you can leverage various Office 365 services including SharePoint, Stream, Flow, Forms, Teams and 3rd party services such as chatbots to help drive Office 365 adoption. This session will be an exciting mix of developing change management strategies, simplifying communication and implementing practical solutions to help engage your users and drive collaboration at all levels of your organization.

The Importance of Trust in Achieving Agility; Product Development and the 3 Pillars of Empiricism

Establish transparency, inspection and adaptation through empirical process theory. Empirical process theory is the foundation for the most popular agile framework, Scrum. Through the use of a hands-on activity, you will see how Scrum helps achieve these three pillars.

Leeanne McManus

A change agent, transforming organizations through people and technology.

Boise, Idaho, United States

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