Nicole is an organized and diligent self starter, able to strategize and prioritize effectively to accomplish numerous tasks across multiple functions within tight timelines. She has a highly adept nature to grasp and implement new ideas, concepts, methodologies and technologies resulting in being a highly saught after value add team member. Nicole’s a certified Scrum Master with the ability to facilitate, direct and motivate diverse teams, and train them on the Scrum Framework, Agile philosophy and other popular agile methods. She possesses exceptional partnering skills with Business Product Owners to influence and guide them through the evolution of growth in addition to helping other Agile roles adjust to the everyday life of their role. This includes training Product Owners on how to manage their responsibilities within the Scrum framework, while coaching them on managing ROI and Businss Value from their Product backlog. Nicole’s solid background in communications drives successfull collaboration. Her specialized areas include:
- Agile Frameworks
- Project & Portfolio Management
- Strategy & Performance Management
- Training and courseware design and delivery
- Building Community Awareness of Agile Groups
- System Implementations
- Process Re-engineering
- Change Management
- Group Faciliation
- Team Building & Coaching
- Working with Agile Organizations to build reference learning material
Orange Lake Resorts, LLC, Certified Scrum Master
October 2009 - Present, Kissimmee, FL, United States
Assist in the agile transformation of the IT applications department which includes design and delivery of on-going and evolving training and techniques. Design and deliver courseware for Scrum project start-ups, management training, Product Owner how to’s and advanced ScrumMaster courseware.
Facilitate day to day Scrum framework activities throughout Orange Lake IT and Business areas.
Coach and support the development efforts of Capital Management/Finance key business applications and system enhancements within the Agile framework.