Charulata (Lata) Ketkar-West

  

Location: Denver, CO


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Agile Denver

Biography

Lata Ketkar-West:  Scrummaster, coach and trainer for agile software development teams.  Proven success with a wide variety of teams at various stages of agile development, in companies from start-ups to large corporations. 

My career consists of coaching and guiding Agile development, leading and managing software projects, software engineering and teaching. My current passion is Agile development methodologies. I believe using Agile techniques allows people to fulfill their professional goals in a workplace that is inspiring, lively and enthusiastic. I am gratified in leading change and seeing results. I would love to train, guide and coach organizations and software development teams in their transition to or mastery of Agile.

Work experience

Cloud Elements, ScrumMaster/Coach
March 2013 - February 2014, Denver, CO, US
Scrum master and coach for teams developing cloud-based software products.

Raytheon, ScrumMaster/Coach
October 2013 - January 2014, Aurora, CO, US
Scrum master and coach for multi-departmental, distributed team developing software to display status from weather and environmental sensing satellite missions.

Truven Health Analytics, formerly Thomson Reuters Healthcare, ScrumMaster/Coach
March 2010 - February 2013, Greenwood Village, CO, US
Scrum master, coach and development manager for flagship product. Coached management team and development team members to implement Scrum/Agile with large (30) offshore contigent.