Kathy is trainer at Gladwell Academy.
For more than 17 years, Kathy has guided teams and organizations as an Agile Transformation Coach. Kathy improves clients' software development practices by listening, observing, coaching, facilitating, and teaching. She became an SPC in 2012 and a certified SPCT in 2014. Her recent accomplishments include transforming an all IT-involved effort to apply SAFe® to globally distributed teams; helping a global organization adopt a new Agile methodology and establish an internal coaching program; coaching a globally distributed program with over 100 people during their transformation from Waterfall to Agile; transitioning a 200-person program to SAFe® so that they are now running on their own; and working with Dean Leffingwell, the creator of SAFe®, to help a 3,000-person program envision their SAFe® transformation. Kathy is grateful to her clients for their willingness to embrace change, collaborate to resolve challenges, and share their experiences.