Scrum Training & Certification
The basics of Scrum are easy, implementing them is hard. We offer in-person, online, and on-demand courses for people at every level of Agile experience:
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Who We Are
Dr. Jeff Sutherland
CEO and Co-creator of Scrum
Jeff is the inventor and co-creator of Scrum. As the CEO of Scrum Inc., Jeff sets the vision for Scrum. He continues to share best practices with organizations around the globe and has written extensively on Scrum rules and methods.
Scrum Master and Agile Coach
Leah is responsible for all training events. If you've taken a course with us she arranged all logistics including catering, printing, event space and and class materials. She is indispensable to our operations and to your experience.
Consultant and Inventor of XM
A veteran software consultant, Joe has nearly a decade of experience building Agile teams and practices enterprise-wide. He is the brain behind the eXtreme Manufacturing and enjoys adapting Agile processes to all industries.
Yesim helps organizations understand where value is created and how that helps their bottom line. For over 20 years, Yesim has worked with businesses ranging from multibillion dollar companies to small startups. She has degrees in Computer Science and economics.
Chief Content Officer
JJ is an award winning journalist and author. As Chief Content Officer for Scrum Inc. he is responsible for all content including articles, books, and the website. He is the co-author, with Jeff Sutherland, of Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time.
Business Development and Trainer
Prior to joining Scrum Inc. Patrick worked in educational publishing, leveraging market feedback to develop new strategies and content. Patrick enjoys discovering how agile practices can be used in non-software environments, especially for product development and sales teams.
Arline C. Sutherland
VP of Strategic Operations
Arline brings her unique perspective as a Unitarian Universalist minister to the Scrum Inc. team. Building on her experience of leading congregations by applying Scrum, she wrote “Scrum in Church”, a guide for non-profits that encourages communication, collaboration, and helps drive higher quality throughout the organization.
Scrum Master and Content/Communications
Joel specializes in codifying cutting edge Scrum and eXtreme Manufacturing techniques. In addition to his writing and communication responsibilities, Joel is an Agile coach and trainer. He cut his teeth at National Public Radio, where he helped produced Morning Edition and coverage for the Iraq War.