SolutionsIQ, Agile Trainer and Coach
February 2016 - Present, , United States
Agile Trainer and Coach
Collaborative Leadership Team, Agile Transformation Coach & Trainer
May 2015 - January 2016, Minneapolis, MN, United States
As an Agile transformation coach and trainer, I lead teams through an Agile transformation. I typically use Scrum as the basis to teach teams about a new way to do work, keeping the Product in mind rather than just a set of project deliverables. In addition, I train and coach the organization's leaders on the necessary organizational change required for the Agile teams to be successful.
SRSA Consulting, LLC, Agile Trainer & Coach
June 2013 - May 2015, Eagan, MN, US
Consultant providing Agile Training and Coaching for clients of all sizes in numerous industries. Extensive experience successfully implementing Scrum on globally distributed teams.
RedBrick Health, Product Manager
May 2012 - June 2013, Minneapolis, MN, US
Product Manager for new web services-based platform on which all new company products were built. Some of those products were being built at the same time as the platform was being created.
Thomson Reuters, Sr Project Manager - Agile
April 2008 - May 2012, Eagan, MN, US
Led Agile adoption for 200+ technologists within one organzation of Thomson Reuters Legal. Conducted numerous training sessions. Individually coached 15+ project teams, teaching them the scrum fundamentals through leading iteration planning, release planning, retrospectives and reviews, and daily stand-ups.
Thomson Reuters, Sr Software Engineer
July 2006 - April 2008, Eagan, MN, US
Development lead and agile coach for team of 6 software developers. Led daily stand-ups, retrospectives, iteration and release planning meetings. Coached the business on how to write "good" user stories.