Bob Hartman

Known as Agile Bob, brings over 30 years of experience and broad industry knowledge cultivated by serving in almost every role in the software industry including developer, tester, documentation writer, trainer, product manager, project manager, business analyst, senior software engineer, development manager and executive. Over the past 15 years Bob has grown from being an early adopter of Agile to his current status as a Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST) and Certified Enterprise Coach℠ (CEC) and an expert in training, coaching and mentoring across all areas of Agile development. Bob is a popular speaker, having spoken at numerous major conferences, seminars, workshops and user group meetings where his engaging style, holistic view of development and personal anecdotes are always well received by attendees.

Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified Enterprise Coach℠ (CEC)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Innovation Games Qualified Instructor (IGQI)
  • Mountain Goat Authorized Trainer (MGAT)
  • Certified Training From the Back of the Room Trainer (CTFBRT)

Specialties

  • Team and enterprise transitions to Agile software development processes
  • Role specific Agile training (tester, developer, product manager, project manager, business analyst, etc.)
  • Team-based Agile training
  • Agile readiness as well as level of Agility assessments.
  • Scrum Alliance certified training

Richard Lawrence

Is co-owner of Agile For All. He trains and coaches teams and organizations to become happier and more productive. He draws on a diverse background in software development, engineering, anthropology, and political science. Richard is a Scrum Alliance Certified Enterprise Coach and Certified Scrum Trainer, as well as a certified trainer of the accelerated learning method, Training from the Back of the Room.

Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified Enterprise Coach℠ (CEC)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Certified Training From the Back of the Room Trainer (CTFBRT)

Specialties

  • Agile training and methodologies
  • Scrum Alliance certified training
  • Training from the Back of the Room method
  • Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) with Cucumber

Tricia Broderick

Tricia Broderick has more than 17 years of experience in software development. She is a certified Trainer From The Back Of The Room, ACP, PMP®, and SAFe Professional Consultant. Prior to joining Agile For All, she served as Director of Development, Agile Coach and Manager of Project Management for numerous companies, laying the groundwork to shift teams from one-year product cycles to daily delivery of high-quality software and services. Tricia is a frequent keynote speaker at national Agile conferences, and regularly shares Agile leadership insights through her well-known blog, Lead to the Edge.

Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Certified Training From the Back of the Room Trainer (CTFBRT)
  • Certified Project Management Professional® (PMP)
  • Certified Agile Project Management® (ACP)

Specialties

  • Leadership Coaching and Leadership Team Coaching
  • Leadership Training and Leadership Team Training
  • Agile Coach Training and Coaching
  • Agile Team Training
  • Advanced Agile Team Training
  • Advanced Scrum Master Training
  • Advanced Agile Project Management

Jake Calabrese

Jake Calabrese is a coach, trainer, and coach-consultant working to help organizations meet the promise of agile by going beyond agile practices to address culture challenges and help teams and leaders reach and maintain high performance. He has unique expertise as an Organization & Relationship Systems Certified Coach (ORSCC), a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), and as a trainer and coach for Agile Companies (helping non-software organizations use agile). Jake created the AgileSafari cartoon series to introduce humor into the more challenging issues we have to tackle. Jake uses ideas from various areas of thinking such as: Lean, professional coaching, neuroscience, psychology, facilitation, brain-based training, improvisation, agile, kanban, and scrum. Jake regularly speaks at local and national conferences including Mile High Agile, Scrum Gathering, and Agile Alliance Agile20xx conferences.

Certifications

  • Organization & Relationship Systems Certified Coach (ORSCC)
  • Certified Scrum Trainer (CST)
  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC) via ICF
  • The Leadership Circle™ Certified Practitioner
  • Certified Training From the Back of the Room Trainer (CTFBRT)
  • Spiral Dynamics Integral Level One & Two Certified
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Certified Project Management Professional® (PMP)
  • Certified Business Analysis Professional® (CBAP)

Specialties

  • Leadership Coaching and Leadership Team Coaching
  • Leadership Training and Leadership Team Training
  • Organization and Systems Coaching
  • Agile Coach Training and Coaching
  • Agile Beyond Software Training and Coaching
  • Agile Team and CSM Training
  • Advanced Agile Training
  • Advanced Agile Project Management Training
  • Real Agile Scaling Consulting & Coaching

Henry Dittmer

Henry has 35 years of experience nearly all business models. He has passion for balancing the human experience with practical needs, through solution-oriented systems thinking. His experience is augmented with skills including in MBTI, NeuroLeadership Brain Based Coaching, & The Leadership Circle Profile, among others. He is a firm advocate that high-performance lies in people understanding themselves, each other which is garnered through learning skills & methods to collaborate with trust based conflict.

Certifications

  • Certified Enterprise Coach℠ (CEC)
  • Neuroleadership Brain Based Coach
  • The Leadership Circle™ Certified Practitioner
  • MBTI® Certified Professional
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Certified Training From the Back of the Room Trainer (CTFBRT)

Specialties

  • Team-based Agile training & coaching
  • Executive Leadership Coaching
  • Scrum Certified certification coaching
  • Personal Coaching
  • Advanced team training & coaching
  • Enterprise level Agile (Agile/Scrum meets the Enterprise”)

Peter Green

Peter Green led a grass roots Agile transformation at Adobe from 2005 to 2015, starting with his own team, Adobe Audition. His influence includes the teams behind such software flagships as Photoshop, Acrobat, Flash, Dreamweaver and Premiere Pro, as well as dozens of internal IT and platform technology teams and groups like marketing and globalization. His work was a major factor enabling Adobe product teams to make critical business transition from perpetual desktop products to the subscription-based service, Creative Cloud. His hands-on Scrum and Agile training and coaching at all levels of the organization including executives, helped lay the groundwork to shift teams from two-year product cycles to frequent delivery of high-quality software and services. He is a Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST), instructional designer, coach, facilitator, and a popular speaker at Tech, Agile, and Scrum conferences.

Certifications

  • The Leadership Circle Certified Practitioner
  • Leadership Agility Certified 360 Administrator
  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Innovation Games Qualified Instructor
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)

Specialties

  • Leadership Coaching
  • Organizational Transformational Consulting
  • Agile and Scrum Training and Coaching
  • Professional Music Composition, Recording, and Trumpet Playing

Rob Myers

Rob Myers has been delivering Agile technical courses since 2002. These courses are always a blend of fun, practical hands-on labs, "Training From the Back of the Room” learning techniques, and relevant first-person stories from both successful and not-so-successful Agile implementations. He has over 30 years of professional experience in software development, and has been coaching teams on Scrum, Agile, and technical practices since 1998.

Certifications

  • Scrum Alliance Registered Education Provider (REP)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Developer® (CSD)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)

 

Peter Saddington

Peter Saddington has been in software development since 1997, starting out as a developer at Johnson & Johnson. He is a Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST) and an Organizational Scientist. Prior to joining Agile For All he founded Action & Influence, which was named the Best Training Company in Atlanta in 2013. He writes for AgileScout.com, which is one of the top 20 agile software development blogs in the world, as well as being the author of The Pocket Agile Guide published in 2012. Holding Masters degrees in Counseling, Education and Religion, Peter brings an extensive educational background to everything he does. He also gives back to his community by being a volunteer counselor.

Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)

Specialties

  • Agile training and methodologies
  • Organizational and Executive Coaching
  • Software Development

Steve Spearman

Steve Spearman is a CST and Agile coach with over 30 years of experience in corporate software development settings including 20 years in a variety of leadership roles. In his last corporate role, he was the sponsor for his business unit’s transition to Scrum. Steve is an Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST) and coach with great passion for Scrum but pragmatic enough to engage with you at different levels of transformational maturity. Steve’s varied experience as an engineer, architect, project manager and leader at Bell Labs, Lucent, Avaya and Cisco systems helps him relate to your real world transformational challenges.

Certifications

• Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
• Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
• Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
• Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
• Certified SAFe Program Consultant® (CSP)
• Certified LeSS Practitioner
• Certified Project Management Professional® (PMP)
• Certified Agile Project Management® (ACP)

Specialties

• Scrum Alliance certified training
• Team and enterprise transitions to Agile software development processes
• Approaches to successful Agile at Scale
• Team-based Agile training
• Organizational Transformation Consulting