Leigh Sleeman

About Leigh Sleeman

Leigh is an experienced program manager with a 17-year career in healthcare information technology. Since joining T2 Tech in 2012, he has championed multiple projects, including large VDI, storage and network initiatives for Kootenai Health and a data center migration effort for Sharp HealthCare. In 2018, Leigh earned the title of partner, proving himself as a valuable asset to clients and colleagues. Before joining T2 Tech, Leigh was an IT PMO manager at UCLA Health Systems. Prior to that, he acted as a program manager during the build of the 520-bed Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. For this, he successfully orchestrated all IT activities and administered a $60+ million IT budget. 

A Frame Makes a Big Difference

2020-05-05T10:47:59-07:00Categories: Industry Insights, Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog|

Back in 2007, the art world buzzed with the news that a portrait of Lorenzo De Medici by Raphael was going up for auction (the last time something like that happened was in 1892). It’s a spectacular portrait, and what makes Lorenzo De Medici’s figure glow with even more warmth and richness is the splendid gold [...]

Let Your Team Feel the Pain

2020-03-03T13:08:48-08:00Categories: Industry Insights, Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog|

In the gym, it’s the ‘burn’ bringing leaner, more powerful muscles. While we may initially resist the discomfort, once we push through the pain, and see how success feels, we’re back for more. The best project managers are mentors and growth coaches. One of their greatest challenges is guiding team members to become masters of their [...]

You Know Your Data Center Strategy, Now What?

2018-06-08T14:17:34-07:00Categories: Industry Insights, Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog, Technical Insights|

Technology transitions in the healthcare industry can be challenging because even the smallest hospitals depend on hundreds of applications in a 24X7, always-on environment. In the patient care space, we need to minimize scheduled downtime and can’t afford unscheduled operational disruption. The complexity to manage data center projects is intensified further because every application is different [...]

Video: Our Hybrid-agile Project Management Methodology

2018-06-21T16:07:41-07:00Categories: Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog|

From our combined experiences, we found agile techniques alone were ineffective for infrastructure projects. For the projects we work on, we must plan and prepare for future activities in a much more intentional way than just designing a piece of software. On the other hand, with a purely traditional waterfall or sequential process, we knew there [...]

A Journey Alongside a Client

2018-06-19T16:47:15-07:00Categories: Industry Insights, T2 Tech Blog|

When I joined T2 Tech Group in 2012, my first assignment was to function as an IT program manager at Kootenai Health. This partnership with Kootenai Health was incredibly rewarding for me because I got to work alongside talented medical and IT professionals to improve workflow. I also had the opportunity to help dedicated hospital staff [...]

Common Pitfalls When Planning a VDI Implementation

2018-06-21T13:55:22-07:00Categories: T2 Tech Blog, Technical Insights|

Implementing VDI is a major undertaking. When tackling a project of this magnitude, there are a number of common pitfalls that can cause unnecessary complications. However, with adequate foresight, most of these problem can be avoided. For the sake of simplicity, I have outline three common pitfalls that we have seen organizations overlook on a number [...]