Personal History

larrylawhead

After a long and rewarding career managing non-profit projects throughout Europe, I jumped full-force into IT during the .com boom. A few years ago I ran into Scrum and other Agile frameworks. With its emphasis on servant leadership, system thinking, continuous improvement, self organizing teams and delivering value I was hooked.

Passionate, about Scrum and Kanban. Huge fan of Lean thinking, Theory of Constraints and of course the Toyota Production System. Avid learner. Deeply influenced by the works of Jeff Sutherland, Ken Schwaber, Eliyahu Goldratt, James P. WomackW. Edwards DemingJeff Patton and countless others. Active in both the PMI and Agile communities in Southern California. When possible I enjoy hanging out with Vic Bonacci and other pod cast contributors to Agile Coffee.

I’ve worked mostly the healthcare and financial industries with shorter engagements in online retailing and wholesale. I enjoy biking (street & off road) motorcycling and the marshal arts. Above all I enjoy thinking with an eye on the future.

I would love to share ideas. Contact me at [email protected]

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