Mike is a Senior Agile Coach/Trainer at Agile Velocity with over 17 years of Agile transformation experience. He holds many Agile and SAFe certifications, but more importantly has practical experience in leading enterprise scaled Agile transformations (SAFe), Agile process creation for startup companies (Lean Startup), program-level coaching, team Scrum/Kanban coaching, individual mentoring, and developing/delivering Agile training. Mike’s background is in software development and leading technology teams. He is also the holder of ten patents issued by the US Patent Office, in areas such as pattern recognition, intelligence engines, and predictive systems.
Mike has been married for 35 years and has three grown children and a dog named Rocco. His hobbies include kayaking, fishing, perennial gardening, and rooting for the Dallas Cowboys.