Adam is an IT transformation consultant with 20+ years in software project management, nearly half of that leading and coaching Agile teams. He has led enterprise-wide Lean-Agile adoption initiatives at Fortune 100 financial, telecom as well as government clients. Adam was instrumental in the early adoption of Kanban in large, multi-team programs as well as a contributor in the first Scaled Agile Framework™ implementations. His leadership introducing Kanban and SAFe methods have resulted in a remarkable list of successes for both new and previously-struggling multi-team Lean|Agile customers. Adam is founder of LEAN4ward.net, LLC and holds a Masters in IT from the Universtity of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce.