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Michael "Kelley" Harris, Agile Coach, Trainer, & Developer

Kelley has 20+ years of software development experience, in roles including software engineer, architect, manager, director, consultant, trainer, and coach. Since embracing Extreme Programming (XP) in 2002, and Scrum in 2004, he has helped a wide variety of teams utilize Agile principles. He has worked with leading Agile consulting/training/coaching companies including Scrum Inc, ThoughtWorks, Industrial Logic, Solutions IQ, etc. He is a Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST) He founded SourceCell in 2004, and currently does software development, consulting, coaching, and training, around the world. He is based in Palo Alto, California (Silicon Valley) and Santa Barbara, California (Silicon Beach)

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Scrum Inc.

Scrum Inc is the leading Scrum training & coaching company in the world. It is run by Dr. Jeff Sutherland, the creator of Scrum. SourceCell partners with Scrum Inc on training & coaching engagements, when it makes sense.

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Mark Levison, Certified Scrum Trainer (CST)

Mark has over twenty years experience in the IT industry, working as a Developer, Manager, Technical Lead, Architect and Consultant. Mark is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), and the founder of Agile Pain Relief Consulting. After ten years of working on and managing waterfall projects he discovered Agile in 2001. Mark is an Agile Editor at InfoQ and has written dozens of articles on Agile topics. Mark and Kelley have co-trained classes and workshops, in which Mark has consistently proven that he can do more push ups. Mark is based in Ottawa, On, Canada.

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Elaine Bulloch, Agile Coach and Trainer

Elaine Bulloch is a passionate Scrum Master and Agile Coach in the San Francisco Bay Area, and has worked with complex technical engineering projects including embedded device firmware, SDK development, IT enterprise system product launches, and developer website portals.

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Heidi Helfand, Agile/Scrum Trainer, Coach, and Consultant.

Heidi Helfand is an independent consultant, trainer and speaker with 17 years coaching and influencing cross-functional teams.

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Darcy Kruse, Lean & Agile Trainer & Coach, CSM, CSPO, SPC, SPC4

Darcy is part of a small group of engineers 100% dedicated to Intel's 4500-employee product development organization's agile & lean transformation. She helped design & implement her organization's 3000+ person implementation of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). Directly responsible as a coach to 450 people at Intel's Folsom site, Release Train Engineer for two trains with ~20 scrum teams each across multiple geos, launched multiple agile release trains, mentor to newer Release Train Engineers, and Scrum Master for several teams using Rally & TFS Led Kaizen events, Value Stream Mapping sessions, and mentored A3s and problem solving Trained and developed training material and leader standard work for management and leadership on Intel's implementation of Scrum, SAFe, standardization, structured problem solving, & mentoring problem solving. Educated over 1000 people across multiple organizations on Intro to Lean, A3 Problem Solving, Intro to Scrum, Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen, Mentoring Problem Solving, and role-targeted training for Scrum Masters, Product Owners, Team Members, and Managers. Helped develop standards for Intel's 30 agile release trains' Scrum Master Working Groups and Product Owner Working Groups, scrum cadence alignment for scrum teams with handoffs and customer-supplier relationships, and specs to standardize those handoffs and technical recurring work that teams on the trains perform each sprint. MS Physics. BS Physics & Math

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Michael de la Maza, PhD, CEC, Agile Trainer and Coach

Michael de la Maza is a Scrum Alliance Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC). As an Agile consultant, his major engagements have been with Paypal, State Street, edX, Carbonite, Unum, and Symantec. Previously, he was VP of Corporate Strategy at Softricity (acquired by Microsoft in 2006) and co-founder of Inquira (acquired by Oracle in 2011). He is the co-author of Professional Scrum with TFS 2010 and Why Agile Works: The Values Behind The Results ( He holds a PhD in Computer Science from MIT.

Michael is a Co-Active Coach and is co-organizer of the BayALN, the agile user group in San Francisco. He loves playing, creating, and sharing games and co-organized the 2010 Agile Games Conference, the 2011 Agile Games Conference, and the 2016 Agile Games West Conference.

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Richard Kasperowski, Agile Trainer and Coach

Richard Kasperowski’s expertise is on high-performance teams. Richard is a keynote speaker and the author of The Core Protocols: A Guide to Greatness. He leads clients in building great teams that get great results using the Core Protocols, Agile, and Open Space Technology. Richard teaches the class Agile Software Development at Harvard University.

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Carol Glennon, Scrum Master and Agile Coach

Carol has long-term experience in large-scale e-commerce and supply chain applications. Carol enjoys assisting Agile teams with complex application work and optimizing the way they work. She is also is developing techniques and best practices for using Agile in DevOps teams. Carol is a JIRA admin and actively trains teams in JIRA/Confluence uses and best practices.

Carol also co-owns & runs Tocar Media. ( Tocar Media is a full-service agile marketing agency specializing in highly-focused social network ads.

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Lorraine Aguilar, Chief Engagement Officer, Working Harmony, Inc.

Lorraine Aguilar helps people collaborate, innovate and influence others. As Chief Engagement Officer at Working Harmony, Lorraine has trained and coached senior leadership teams at Nissan, Merck, the United Nations and other organizations whose success depends on effective collaboration. She speaks regularly to business leaders in China and Korea on how to influence and engage people using Nonviolent Communication (NVC), an empathy-based communications framework that promotes collaboration and innovation. A certified trainer in NVC, former engineer and corporate manager, Lorraine is internationally recognized for her development of NVC-based programs and tools that create a more empathic, collaborative and innovative workplace. She is a guest lecturer in NVC-based leadership communications at the University of Southern California (USC), the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and the University of Nanjing, China.

Collaborative Communications (aka Non-Violent Communication (NVC)) Workshop

Lorraine Aguilar received her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley and her M.S. in Environmental Engineering from the University of California, Irvine. She is a certified trainer in Nonviolent Communication (NVC) by the International Center for Nonviolent Communication. In her free time, she sings and plays guitar in an alternative rock band. Lorraine is an avid surfer and has designed her life to make room for these two passions.

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Dillon Kearns, Agile Coach and Trainer

Dillon is an Agile Coach and Trainer. He works with executives and teams in growing startups, helping them cultivate the trust & collaboration that are the basis of effective Agile/Lean. Dillon also helps teams take technical practices like Test-Driven Development from theory to practice. He is based in Santa Barbara, California.

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Luca Minudel, Agile Coach and Trainer

Luca is an Agile Coach and Trainer, with hands-on experience in Extreme Programming, Scrum, Lean and Social Complexity. He has worked with large and legacy code-bases, complex products & domains, enterprise-level applications, and large organizations. He delivers training and coaching to top-tier organizations in Europe and United States. Luca is currently based in London.

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Dr. Sanjeev Raman, Agile Coach and Trainer

Sanjeev works as an Agile Coach and Trainer to help organizations adopt Agile for their Organization. He has a particular interest in how Scrum can be implemented with remote teams - a common theme with many organizations today. Sanjeev offers extra expertise and experience with scaling Agile, and using Agile tools for helping coordinate teams. Apart from his consulting, he has published a book, titled "Conquer the Fundamentals of Scrum” and has published several articles on Agile. Dr. Raman is certified in Scrum, SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework), Kanban, and has experience in Lean Startup and Lean UX. Sanjeev is based in Portland, Oregon, and works a lot in Silicon Valley.

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