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Ellen Stewart


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Ellen has unmatched skill as an Agile leader and coach. This skill appears in the performance of teams she coaches. The teams tend to think creatively, act differently, and deliver positive project outcomes. Ellen tailors her coaching style to her team members and does everything she can to support their professional growth.

Not surprisingly, thanks to her extensive experience, Ellen has picked up a wide assortment of useful business skills.

  • Agile project methods and Agile coaching
  • Scrum Master
  • Learning development and training
  • Business planning and prioritization
  • Cross-functional team leadership
  • Project management, budgeting, and requirements gathering
  • Business process improvement
  • User acceptance testing
  • Software development lifecycle process (SDLC)
  • Change management

Ellen’s professional certifications confirm her strong Agile skill set. Currently, she’s a Certified Scrum Professional Scrum Master (CSPSM), a Certified Scrum Professional Product Owner (CSPPO), a Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO), a Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I), and a Professional Scrum Master II (PSM II.) And she’s working toward two more certifications!

In terms of professional philosophy, Ellen’s believes in setting and achieving goals. And in true Agile spirit, she knows it’s okay to alter the path toward a goal based on new information.

Away from work, Ellen and her family pursue outdoor activities, at least during the warmer months. She’s not a big fan of the colder Wisconsin months. In addition, she’s an active volunteer. She fosters dogs and serves as a mentor to teen parents.