Shelley Staten serves as the Director of Agile Services at Universal Mind. She is a SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) and Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and has spent the last 10 years of her career working exclusively in agile environments leading agile adoption initiatives at large organizations. She focuses on managing multi-million dollar accounts while coaching individuals, teams, and programs along the path towards agility. She is passionate about cultivating best practices, relentlessly improving, and changing the culture by changing the behaviors of the resources within her sphere of influence.
Prior to joining Universal Mind, Shelley led agile adoption initiatives at two different companies: a health insurance company as the Director of Business Services and a defense company as an Agile Coach. In these roles, she was responsible for defining the path toward agile adoption, setting up and coaching agile teams and expanding the agile footprint to the entire software organization.