Andy McKnight is the founder and president at Pivocity, LLC., an agile management consulting and training firm focused on building sustainable agile organizations through pragmatic consulting and experiential-based learning programs. He has over 20 years’ experience in an Agile environment—from his 12 years as a United States Marines, to co-founding an enterprise performance management software company, and leading Agile adoptions and transformations within Fortune 500 companies, and in multiple organizations and industries. Andy’s expertise centers on how managers, directors, and executives within all functions of an organization can adopt a lean-agile mindset, demonstrate servant leadership and apply a relentless focus on value delivery and improvement. His pragmatic approach to implementing an agile culture and framework that helps to achieve an organization’s goals—and provides them with a pathway to agile maturity—is Andy’s hallmark. Andy McKnight has obtained the following industry-recoginzed certifications: ICAgile Authorized Instructor, SAFe (v4.5) Program Consultant, Certified Agile Leader (CAL I), ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP), ICAgile 'Agility in the Enterprise' (ICP-ENT), Professional Scrum Master, and Professional Scrum Product Owner. He has an MBA in Global Strategy from the University of Maryland.