Agile Games Conference
Director of Delivery Operations
Gillian is a an Agile enthusiast with a passion for teamwork. She has worked with scrum teams developing software for retail, currency exchange and earth sciences. Gillian now works on the delivery team at Rangle.io. She is an ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Coaching with a background in engineering from MIT.
Gillian is a co-organizer of the AgileTO Meetup and lead facilitator for bi-monthly interactive breakout group activities such as Lean Coffee, Lego Shared Visioning, Decider Protocol and Resolution Protocol the Agile Work Game and Retrospectives.
President, Sapir Consulting US
Michael Nir, Transformation Inspiration Expert, Lean Agile Coach; empowers organizations to deliver results;
With over sixteen years of experience Michael has been leading change at global organizations in diverse industries. Committed to sustained results as well as the journey, Michael balances a passion for creativity and innovation alongside tested proven approaches for solution delivery. Michael inspires people and teams to change, cognitively and emotionally, building on enthusiasm from climbing the hill AND reaching the top.
Director, Engineering Practices at Constant Contact
10+ years of experience developing, prioritizing, and executing complex project/programs in dynamic, highly energized software companies. Proficient Project Leader and Agile Coach forming and successfully implementing organization-wide capabilities focused on Agile, SAFe, and Lean best practices. Natural team leader with successful track records adept at creating and motivating collaborative teams focused on improving efficiencies and providing business value to deliver superior results.
I work within the natural structures that teams create, enhancing the existing communications and project workflow in a way that encourages sustainable performance and growth. Starting my career in telecommunications research, I have participated in the design and manufacturing of early video conferencing systems. After working in the non-profit sector, I now work in educational publishing where I work with teams to change the face of education on line.