This blog is owned and operated by Marshall Guillory
…as a follower of Jesus Christ first and foremost, a Christian man, I am…
an Enterprise agility coach, Lean-Agile instructor, certified SAFe 4.0 Program Consultant (SPC4), certified SAFe 4.0 Scrum Master (SSM) (Instructor), SAFE Practitioner (SP) (Instructor), Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum master, Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Product Owner, project and program management professional.
As a senior information technology executive and professional, Agile coach and change agent I drive positive, results oriented organizational transformation towards the Agile End Game of comprehensive, organic organizational agility.
My experience has depth and breadth across start-up to large organizations providing information technology services, products and creation of new technology.
As a thought leader, I share and enable interactions that help people learn and benefit from their business experiences.
My passion is focused on coaching teams and people to maximize their e2 using agile/lean/systems thinking and philosophy. I am a value stream miner. I seek out all opportunities for improvement in endless, relentless pursuit of excellence.
I am a driver of a results-oriented, disciplined, team leadership style that has been recognized to inspire loyalty, high performance, and innovative teams.
As an Agile Coach, Transformation Leader, Change Agent, and Value stream miner I see myself as a Servant leader to the team.
Education and Continuous Learning
Scaled Agile Framework for the Enterprise 4.0 Program Consultant (SAFe PC / SPC4) Certificate ID: 393359438084, April 6, 2016 – Scale Agile, Inc.
Bachelor of Science – Management Information Systems (MIS)
CMMI / Automotive SPICE implementation training, assessment and process design experience
Program and Project Management Professional (PgMP / PMP) – by the 20+ years I’ve been doing it these jobs using common industry patterns, successfully.
Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Member: 205113, August 24, 2012 – by the Scrum Alliance
Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) Member: 205113, October 25, 2012 – by the Scrum Alliance
Yes, I find certifications entertaining and instructional but have no intrinsic value in business. Certify to gain knowledge. Do it to gain understanding. What can you DO to add value to your organization/value stream/team? Are you a continuous learner? Do you relentlessly improve? Have empathy for your peers, clients, family, et cetera?
Paper accomplishes nothing without a pen and a thoughtful, moving hand.
I am proud of you for making it past ‘…as a follower of Jesus Christ…!’
CRITICAL QUALIFICATIONS & INDUSTRIES
Transformation Leader – Agile Coach – Scrum master – Product owner – Program / Project Management – Product Management – Strategy – Planning – Profit & Loss Management – Budgeting – Cost Control – Team Development – Leadership – Process Engineering/Improvement – Continuous Improvement – Business Analysis – Organization – Operations – Asset Management – Infrastructure Development – Quality Management – Real Estate Re-development/Renovation/Investment
Commercial & Open Source Software Development, Government & Military Contracting Services, Construction, Data Centers, Automotive Software, Process/Compliance
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