Analyst Profile

Sean Bankston

Sean Bankston

Director, Advisory

3 years at Gartner,  20 years industry experience

Location:  GA USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Sean Bankston is a Director within the Gartner IT Leaders Advisory practice. He supports leaders in the areas of Strategic Portfolio Management, providing insights and actionable advice on software engineering leadership, program and portfolio management, EPMO, PMO services, project manager training, product management, organizational change management, and change leadership.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Bankston held leadership positions across several industries, including a research-focused higher education institution, a Fortune 500 consumer services company, and a non-profit organization funded via a public private partnership.

Professional Background

  • Core Civic, Manager, Operations Finance, 3 years
  • Florida State University, Director, Technology Services, 12 years
  • Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc., Executive Director, Program Management, 6 years


  • BA, Business Administration
  • MS, Information Studies