I am an engineering leadership consultant, researcher, and educator, specializing in working with large technology and business organizations around the world. My focus is the intersection of people, product development, strategy, architecture, leadership, and culture. I have held multiple technical and leadership positions in organizations, ranging from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies. I have successfully helped start, grow, and transform teams and whole organizations, improving their product and service delivery capability, and helping them be more effective businesses. I have patents in virtualization and network management.
I also speak on these topics, and occasionally run workshops, at conferences around the world. You can find a list of past and upcoming events on this site.
- Improving Flow in Large Software Product Development Organizations: A sensemaking and complex adaptive systems perspective
- Sense of Place within the Virtuous Circle of Architecture Decision-Making
- Understanding Architecture Decisions in Context
- Sensemaking and Complexity in Large-Scale Lean-Agile Transformation
Where I’ll be speaking
European Conference on Software Architecture
September 9-13 2019, Paris, France
Software Meets Business – The Conference for Software Architecture
Feb 3-7 2020, Munich, Germany
Global Software Architecture Summit
October 1-2 2020, Barcelona, Spain
See events page for more details.
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