Mark Grove is an agile coach and Management Consultant with Excella in Arlington, VA. He has over 24 years in the IT profession with the last ten years focusing on coaching individuals and teams while leveraging practices from both the Kanban method and Scrum framework. His coaching and mentoring focuses on system optimization, value delivery, servant leadership, and the agile mindset to welcome and embrace change even late in the development stage. Mark has also developed and delivered numerous interactive training sessions to the general-public and for private engagements. Mark is a Kanban University Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), a Certified Scrum Professional-Scrum Master (CSP-SM) and Product Owner (CSP-PO).