Alicia McLain & Dr. Dave Cornelius at the University of Arizona

Alicia McLain visits the Agile for Humanity Tucson Meetup at the University of Arizona during the TENWEST Festival Women Hackathon.

In this presentation you will learn:

1) What is (professional) coaching?
2) Why is it an important skill to have for Agile coaches?
3) Coaching demo
4) Tips & Resources you can use to start right away

Topic Category(ies): Professional Coaching, Leadership

Alicia McLain at the Agile For Humanity Meetup. TENWEST festival at the University of Arizona Women Hackathon.


Alicia is a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Professional with over 15 years of organizational transformation experience. She is a Project Management Professional with a Master’s in Organizational Leadership so the lens through which she sees the Agile transformation may be different than her peers. Alicia’s passion is using Agile practices to build high performing teams and having designed, developed and led multiple Agile transformations she has seen this unfold in a variety of organizations. Alicia is an independent Lean Agile Transformation | Executive Coach with most of her clients here in San Diego. She is also an adjunct professor at UCSDX. When she’s not working, Alicia is happy spending time with family, crafting, reading, wine tasting or traveling.

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