Director, Agile Coach
location_on United States
Member since 9 months
Mr. Francis is a passionate leader who bringings IT organizations closer to their vision for innovation, speed, collaboration and business customer satisfaction.
Mr.Francis has a proven track record of successfully transforming struggling IT organizations through the posture of servant leadership, collaboration, and quality talent acquisition practices. Mr.Francis starts by developing high performing self-managing teams and positions them as the foundation for a scalable IT organization.
With over 10 years of experience in Enterprise Agile Transformation (SAFe), Software Delivery (Agile and Waterfall), Project Management, Vendor Management and Process Engineering, Mr. Francis is an expert in transforming and establishing agile software delivery models across onshore, offshore and distributed agile teams. Mr.Francis has extensive experience in the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), agile architecture for enterprise and automated testing strategies.
Mr. Francis graduated from Louisiana Tech University with a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering with an award for excellence in scholarly work. He is also a certified SAFe Program consultant, Scrum Master, and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.