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

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 people to collaborate more effectively with other people to solve complex, meaningful problems. 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. His book, Behavior-Driven Development with Cucumber, was published by Addison-Wesley in 2019 (for more information, visit bddwithcucumber.com).

Certifications

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

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 has more than twenty years of experience in software development and is passionately focused on facilitating high-performance software development environments. Her leadership at all levels of an organization helped lay the groundwork to shift teams from one-year product cycles to feasible, daily delivery of quality software and services. Tricia openly shares stories from her firsthand experience to inspire people to reach new heights through continuous reflection and growth. As a principle in the Agile For All team, she is dedicated to making a difference in the workplace. She is an exceptional leader, coach, mentor, facilitator, trainer, and popular speaker at national conferences.

Certifications

  • Certified Agile Project Management® (ACP)
  • Certified Project Management Professional® (PMP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Certified Training From the Back of the Room Trainer (CTFBRT)
  • Former Certified SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC)
  • The Leadership Circle™ Certified Practitioner

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), Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), and Professional Certified Coach (PCC), 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)
  • Scrum Alliance Certified Agile Leadership Educator
  • Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC)
  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC) via International Coach Federation
  • 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 Team Coaching
  • 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

  • Authorized Certified Agile Coach Trainer
  • Certified Enterprise Coach℠ (CEC)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Certified Team Coach
  • Certified Training From the Back of the Room Trainer (CTFBRT)
  • Former Certified SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC)
  • MBTI® Certified Professional
  • Narrative Coach Enhanced Practitioner
  • NeuroLeadership Brain Based Coach
  • The Leadership Circle™ Certified Practitioner

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

  • CAL Educator
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Innovation Games Certified Collaboration Architect
  • Innovation Games Qualified Instructor
  • Leadership Agility Certified 360 Administrator
  • Leadership Agility 360 certified
  • ORSC trained
  • Path to CSP Educator
  • The Leadership Circle™ Certified Practitioner
  • The Leadership Circle™ and Leadership System certified

Specialties

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

John Miller

John inspires those creating a culture of vibrant agility in their organizations. As a foster kid, John was motivated to learn how some empowered themselves to become victors over their circumstances while others became victims of them. As the Chief Empowerment Officer of Agile Classrooms, he is pioneering Agile in schools to empower teachers and students to thrive in 21st-century learning, life, and work. His work is not only reinvigorating education, but also in the world of business, inspiring transformation through positive change. He has helped a spectrum of organizations, from Fortune 500 companies to at-risk schools, in pivoting their culture to achieve in a fast-changing, competitive world and realize their Authentic Agility. John volunteers as a life coach for students, co-leads a Nonviolent Communication Group, a Board Member for a school system, and makes insanely delicious drinking chocolates. Say hi to John on Twitter @agileschools and AgileClassrooms.com

Certifications

  • Certified Product Owner (CSPO)
  • Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC)
  • Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)
  • Certified ValueMatch Practitioner
  • Enterprise Scrum Business Agility Coach (CBAS)
  • Enterprise Scrum Trainer (EST)
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • International Coach Federation Associate Certified Coach (ACC)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Scrum Alliance Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC)

Specialties

  • Agile outside of IT
  • Agile in Education
  • Strategic Planning & Alignment
  • Organizational Development
  • Organizational Change
  • Culture Transformation
  • Non-Profits
  • Executive Coaching
  • Conflict Mediation
  • Organizational Learning

Rob Myers

One of Rob's clients had this to say: "It’s quite rare, but every once in a while you’ll meet someone whose skills are so deep and ninja-like that your own professional capabilities are expanded just for having met them. Rob Myers is to agile software development what Yoda is to practical use of The Force. He put the Prezi Growth Team on a whole ‘nother level, in terms of how we do what we do. I’ll always be grateful for the gifts of insight he gave us and the change he wrought in our process." Rob has been delivering Agile technical courses since 2002. All his courses are 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 software development skills since 1998.

Certifications

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

Specialties

  • Delivering a fun, challenging, immersive, code-slinging Certified Scrum Developer course.
  • A deep-dive Essential Test-Driven Development course (and upcoming book!), with a critical module on legacy characterization testing.
  • Agile for Teams with an immersive Lego(c) lab that closely approximates software product development in many ways (really!), so everyone can experience how an Agile team operates.
  • Friendly, no-nonsense leadership/team/technical coaching always aimed at the success of your organization, your teams, and your customers.

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 Agile Project Management® (ACP)
  • Certified LeSS Practitioner
  • Certified Project Management Professional® (PMP)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)
  • Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)
  • Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
  • Former Certified SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC)

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

Peter Saddington

Peter is currently taking a break from being an amazing trainer and coach in order to be an entrepreneur and pursue additional passions. He is extremely happy with life right now and we at Agile For All support him in his efforts to reach for the stars with his new venture. We are proud of him for making a difficult decision and striving to live the values and principles he taught so many others in his workshops. We can't wait to witness his successes.