Damon Poole

Damon Poole

Independent Coaching
location_on United States

Member since 8 years


Damon Poole

Specialises In
agile-coaching agile-games coaching-mentoring culture fast-games fun games-for-learning getting-started improving-your-game managing-cross-team-dependencies organizational-change organizational-culture people play productowners scaling-up-and-out user-stories

Damon has coached and trained thousands of people at companies such as EMC, Capital One, Oanda, Ford, and Fidelity. He speaks frequently at Agile Alliance, Agile New England, Kentucky Fried Agile, Atlassian Summit, Agile and Beyond, Agile Toronto, and others. As a coach of coaches at Eliassen, Damon led the Agile Delivery team which grew to hundreds of Scrum Masters and Agile Coaches in the field.

He created Eliassen’s Agile Transformation approach and the training content across all aspects of Agile, and led the effort to provide opportunities for the coaches to advance in their coaching journey. This background gave Damon the opportunity to learn from hundreds of Agile Coaches in an enormous variety of client environments and from the wider international Agile community. Come find out what you and Damon can learn from each other!