Linda Cook

Linda Cook

Lead Agile Program Manager, International Credit
PayPal, Inc.
location_on United States

Member since 7 years


Linda Cook

Specialises In (based on submitted proposals)
planning-templates pair-programming using-alm-tools complicated-situations lego facilitating-large-events managing-cross-team-dependencies enterprise-retrospectives backlog-grooming roadmap-planning release-metrics planning-at-scale agile-release-planning scrum-and-technical-practices working-agreements sprint-zero agile-chartering team-values aligning-teams team-chartering kickoffs vision mission getting-started

Linda Cook has significant experience leading lean/agile transformations in organizations with complex adaptive systems.  She is fully capable as an Agile Coach, Trainer, Development Manager, Agile Program Manager and recognized as an IT leader.  She has mentored colleagues, established formal and informal training programs, and has established/improved the processes of numerous software development teams during her career.

She is a certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Product Owner, and is active in the international Scrum community and presents at Agile events. Linda is a board member and Treasurer of the Agile Alliance.  Linda served on the board of the Agile Leadership Network from 2010 through 2013.  Linda chaired leadership conferences several times each year and was track co-chair for the Project, Program, and Portfolio for Agile2013.