Over 30 years experience in leading edge software development organizations.
Drives software solutions from real-world business needs and problems. Builds quality through practical, efficient, and reusable software solutions. Works out innovative solutions from best practices, real-world experience, and atypical resources. Develops staff skills and motivation through strong leadership, target training, and caring mentoring. Improves self via constant self-evaluation, continual learning, and a ferocious curiosity.
Experienced in software development, design, requirements, systems analysis, systems architecture, software process design and implementation, business analysis, project management, estimation, staff development, coaching, teaching, and mentoring.
Certified ScrumMaster & Product Owner and experienced Agile Coach.
Experienced with many Agile arts including SCRUM, Lean, Kanban, and the Scaled Agile Framework
Specialties: Agile Transformation & Coaching, Scaled Agile Framework, Project Management, Process Design, Effort & Cost Estimation
Wheels, Inc, Agile Coach / Sr. Scrum Master
December 2014 - August 2015, Westchester, IL, US
Agile Coach Consultant: Provided Scrum and xP coaching and training to 30 Scrum team members. These included Scrum Masters, Product Owners, and Team members (BAs, coders, and testers) as well as architects and department managers.
Capital One, Sr. Scrum master
April 2014 - November 2014, Rolling Meadows, IL, US
Served as a Sr. Scrum Master for a team and as Agile Coach for 3 teams.