Shawn Presson has written software, led systems projects, and guided organizations in improving their way of working. After 30 years in the IT industry, his primary driver is that he loves to remove impediments, hating to see good people set up to fail. Not a purist around any given tool set, Shawn works with agile methods and conventional models based on imperical evidence of what works for a given organization.
Shawn holds a Project Management Professional® (PMP) certificate, is a SAFe® Program Consultant (SPC4), Certified Scrum Master® (CSM), an IC Agile® Professional, and is a certified instructor of the official Introduction to the CMMI® for Development course.
Shawn has trained hundreds of students in sytems and process courses. Along with SAFe® and CMMI® standard courses, he has written and delivered numerous classes and speeches on agile methods, systems engineering, and CMMI®.
Shawn has worked with many domains worldwide, including Aerospace, Railcar, Automotive, Manufacturing, Semiconductor, Commercial Software, Consulting, Banking, Electronics, Federal Government, Department of Defense, Non-profits,