Brett Palmer is an enterprise agile coach & trainer, a Certified Scrum Professional &SAFe Program Consultant, icAgile agile coach & LeSS (Large Scale Scrum) certified. He studied cognitive science at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY & majored in music synthesis/sound design at Berklee College of Music in Boston. He has 20 years experience with business process improvement & reengineering in technology, finance, manufacturing, healthcare, & entertainment, with a focus on end user training & product adoption. He developed award-winning online & instructor-led training solutions, & managed systems development, implementation, release coordination & deployments with globally distributed teams.
Brett is a founding co-organizer of Agile Coach Camp US West & heard regularly on the AgileCoffee.com podcasts. Brett lives in Orange County, CA and spends his spare time at the beach, hiking trails, and composing neo-classical piano music.
David Lokietz, CSM, CSPO, PMP, has in-depth experience in all aspects of processes and Project Management with more than 25 years of experience driving successful implementations for companies in industries including Retail, Financial Services, Technology, Biotech, Healthcare, Transportation, Higher Education, Entertainment, and Commercial Software. David has demonstrated leadership that aligns business processes and IT infrastructure to realize cost savings, accelerate performance, and sustain strategic flexibility while creating a competitive advantage for the organization.
Jon Jorgensen is an Accredited Kanban Trainer, Enterprise Scrum Trainer, Open Space Agility Trainer, Scaled Agile Program Consultant, PMP, PMI-ACP, and Certified Professional Facilitator. He is also a Certified Scrum Professional, and a Certified Team Coach, one of only seven worldwide.
With over 25 years experience in projects and operations in heavy industry, software development, financial services and more, he has designed and led the development of products, process and training for companies of all shapes and sizes, living in North America & Japan (bilingual). Jon has unbounded energy for continuous or disruptive improvement.
Jon is an Organizer of the Lean Kanban, Agile & Agile Coach Camp US West. His favorite thing to do is meet new people, listen to their story, ask questions and co-learn in small groups. Jon has found that regardless of title, work site or schooling, people consistently achieve great things whenever their environment aligns for it.
Questions about what coaching is and how it can help? We’d be glad to meet with you or join a call with your teams and/or leadership to answer questions and share stories of what we’ve seen, both good and bad, when companies try to enter in or take their next step with agile. More and more, we’ve seen multiple attempts met with challenge, resistance and struggle. It doesn’t have to be that way.
We are better together. Rocket Nine Solutions teams with other independent certified scrum professional practitioners both locally and across the nation.