Catherine Louis is a Certified Scrum Trainer®, independent Agile coach, founder of CLL-Group.com, and co-founder of PoDojo.com. With over 20 years of experience in complex product development in both software & hardware, Catherine has previously led Agile transition efforts in top telecommunications firms and worked with North Carolina State University to conduct research on Agile Test-Driven development. She has conducted years of research and training on “building security” into your product, verifying that security protection mechanisms are in place and working before it’s too late. Her current focus is on leadership training, offering a unique track due to her real experience leading a large transitions from phased-control waterfall development to adaptive design and development with an Agile heart and mindset. Catherine is a member of the Agile Alliance, Scrum Alliance, and founding member of TechLadies® and runs the AgileRTP meetup group, one of the largest Agile meetup groups in the US. Catherine is an active Search and Rescue volunteer in the search for missing persons as a K9 trainer and handler with Wake Canine Search and Rescue.