Hi: I'm Brad Booton...
Here is my Agile Journey...
Prior to the Agile Manifesto...
I learned Deming's and Shewhart's teachings in graduate school.
I learned Kaizen beginning with Masaaki Imai's book Kaizen: The Key To Japan's Competitive Success and began appling to my work.
I worked delivering software weekly in Rapid Application Development.
Unaware of the Agile Manifesto...
I learned TQM in a manufacturing company working in IT.
I learned Lean Manufacturing in a manufacturing company working in IT.
I learned Six Sigma in a manufacturing company working in IT.
I learned PMI Project Management working in IT.
Discovering the Agile Manifesto...
I trained with Mike Beedle for Enterprise Scrum CSM.
I trained with Mike Cohn for CPO.
I trained with Ken Schwaber for additional CPO instruction.
I trained with Jeff Sutherland toward CSP.
I trained with David Anderson in Lean Kanban Coaching Professional Masterclass.
I taught PMI-ACP class with local PMI chapter.
I trained for ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Coaching.
I use everything I am learning every day.