Danette Kok

  

Scrum Master, DStv Digital Media

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

084-603-0006

Certifications

Certified Scrum Product Owner
Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

South Africa

Biography

I'm a keen agilist, and have been a scrum master for the past 6 years.  I love working with highly motivated individuals who share my interested in Scrum & KANBAN.  My passion is to help people to work together more effectively, and I like doing this by encouraging healthy communication & interactions within (and outside) my scrum teams.

Currently scrum master & KANBAN facilitator at DStv Digital Media for 3 high performing teams.  Involved in facilitation of all scrum ceremonies, coaching teams & individuals.  Constantly collaborating with fellow scrum masters to ensure that we're improving our implementation of scrum as a group.

Previously scrum master & KANBAN facilitator for Kaizania IT Services, where I worked with multiple teams, most of which were involved in off-shore development.  Facilitated collaboration between team in our company & clients who were offshore.

Work experience

DStv Digital Media, Scrum Master
March 2011 - Present, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Scrum master for various DStv Digital Media teams, working on exciting projects such as SuperSport.com, DStv.com, BoxOffice, Big Brother, Idols, etc.

Kaizania IT Services, Agile Project Manager
September 2007 - March 2011, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Scrum Master & Kanban facilitator.