New York, NY (October 27, 2010) – The Scrum Alliance has announced the appointment of Mike Cohn as the Chairman of the Board, effective immediately.
Donna Farmer, Managing Director, The Scrum Alliance, said, “Mike was an original founder of the Scrum Alliance and we are thrilled he is going to contribute his leadership and dedication to the Scrum Alliance.”
Cohn, Principal of Mountain Goat Software and the author of 3 agile books is an Agile/Scrum thought leader and industry expert. “I look forward to serving this community,” said Cohn.
Cohn replaces Tom Mellor, who recently stepped down.
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The Scrum Alliance is a not-for-profit professional membership organization created to share the Scrum framework and transform the world of work. The Scrum Alliance's mission is to increase awareness and understanding of Scrum, provide resources to individuals and organizations using Scrum and promote the iterative improvement necessary to succeed with Scrum. For more information, visit http://www.scrumalliance.org/
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