U.S. Marine and Information Technology professional since 1991. Providing professional services in custom application development and delivery since 2000. Leading teams and coordinating technical projects of 3-15 cross-functional members, local and remote, since 2004.
Agile practitioner since 2001 exercising eXtreme Programming engineering practices along with evolutionary requirements/development and emerging architecture techniques. I've assumed many roles throughout the SDLC such as programmer, lead engineer, quality assurance, requirements analyst, project coordinator, etc... in each of agile, traditional, and hybrid environments.
I strive for excellence with a passion for people and agility. I exercise and coach practical, sustainable, and professional methods of software delivery. Lately, I find myself researching Organizational Development (OD), Lean, and Designed for Six Sigma (DFSS) concepts.
"If success is the end goal and is deterministic, exercise those actions that increase the opportunity for success. The rest will happen naturally..." ~lonnie.haire