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Who am I?

I am an enterprise agility coach, agnostic agile believer, culture hacker, value stream miner, and disruptor.

Full profile: linkedin.com/in/marshallguillory/

Enterprise agility coach, disruptor, culture hacker, certified Scaled Agile Framework for Lean Enterprises (SAFe) 4.0 Program Consultant (SPC4-CDE) Instructor and Practitioner, Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum master (CSM), Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Program/Project 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.

Hire Me

I am available for speaking engagements, instructor invitations, and/or consulting for my field of experience and expertise. Heck, you can hire me to talk about things that I nothing about. Your call, I learn fast and I can always stay at a Holiday Inn Express the night before. Contact me at the blogagility.com about page or agile2017@blogagility.com.

Future planned:

  • SAFe® Foundations presentation at the University of Oklahoma, November 16/17, 2017


  • 2017 Agile Online Summit. I spoke at the summit about the importance of gaining full support of the executive team prior to beginning a holistic organizational transformation.
  • 2017 SAFe Summit. October in San Antonio I  introduced and spoke at the annual SAFe Summit about a client’s’ SAFe implementation and Lean-Agile transformation.
  • Public: SAFe Scrum master in VA, August 2017
  • Public: Leading SAFe 4.5 in VA, August 2017
  • Over 20 Scaled Agile SAFe courses instructed internally
  • Many Lean-Agile and IT courses instructed internally at various engagements over the past 8 years
  • 2013 August 20 – Webinar discussing the effective use of Scrum with global teams.
  • 2007 – 2010 – Various as a member and Executive Vice-President (2010) of AFCEA on business topics in the federal space.
  • Various management and leadership role related speeches and presentations.

Some Course Feedback

Marshall is a true expert and knows the content intimately. – 2017 SAFe® Scrum master student
Marshall uses stories to convey the key learning points and does an excellent job of engaging the students in discussions. – 2017 SAFe® Scrum master student
Marshall is a true expert and knows the content intimately. – 2017 SAFe® Scrum master student
Marshall is definitely an evangelist and well versed in the practice and utility of SAFe in real world environments – 2017 SAFe® POPM student
Great cadence and facilitation – kept class moving but focused on individuals to ensure we succeeded in our objectives – 2017 SAFe® POPM student
Marshall’s teaching skills are great – 2017 SAFe® for Teams student
very knowledgeable, but so much that he talked right over my head on quite a few things – 2017 SAFe® for Teams student
He was prepared and his technique was excellent – 2017 SAFe® for Teams student
Thanks for the awesome learning experience. – 2016 SAFe® for Teams student
Marshall is very knowledgeable about Scaled Agile and had real world experience to share. – 2016 SAFe® for Teams student

Training Numbers Game

Instructed as lead:

# of Lean-Agile student seats instructed – all-time:
greater than  and counting…

% exam pass rate for attempts in all SAFe® courses to date:

# of SAFe® student seats instructed in two day courses to date:
private, and  public = 5

# courses – Release Train Engineer 4.5:
first coming soon to a classroom near you!

# courses – Leading SAFe® 4.5:

# courses – Leading SAFe 4.0:

# courses – SAFe® for Teams 4.5:
 first coming soon to a classroom near you!

# courses – SAFe® for Teams 4.0:

# courses – SAFe® POPM 4.5:

# courses – SAFe® PMPO 4.0:

# courses – SAFe® Scrum master 4.5:
first coming soon to a classroom near you!

# courses – SAFe® Scrum master 4.0:

# courses – SAFe® Advanced Scrum master 4.5:
first coming soon to a classroom near you!

# courses – Custom Lean-Agile & Scrum classes:
greater than over the years…

# SAFe® workshops facilitated:

# of Lean-Agile workshops, community of practice, and learning engagements facilitated:
greater than over the years…