Faculty: Bhanu Viswanadha

Bhanu Viswanadha, MS

Adjunct Professor
San Francisco, Online

Bhanu Viswanadha, PMP, CSM, PMI-ACP, is the Application Security Architect at NetApp and the VP Operations at PMI Silicon Valley Chapter. Previous positions include Program Manager at a major retail and healthcare company and Technical Leader at APL Ltd. While he was the PMO manager at Safeway Inc., he implemented a process for recruiting, mentoring, and motivating the Safeway project management community. Mr. Viswanadha’s other projects include delivering a training program for project manager coaching/mentoring in both waterfall and Agile methodologies. He has also been an Adjunct Professor at Golden Gate University and he is a Past President at PMI Silicon Valley. Bhanu has Masters in Mathematics from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India and Master of Technology in Mathematical Modeling and Simulation from University of Pune, India.


MSBA 328
Data Visualization & Communications through Storytelling
ITM 323
Security, Privacy and Compliance


  • Master of Science (Mathematics), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • Master of Technology (Mathematical modeling and simulation), University of Pune

professional & teaching experience

  • Application Security Architect, NetApp, 2016- Present
  • Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University, 2017- Present
  • VP Operations, PMI Silicon Valley Chapter, 2017- 2017
  • Program and Project Support Manager, Safeway, 2014- 2016