Technical Manager and Technical Agile Coach, Ippon
Ben Scott is a veteran of the Virginia Army National Guard who served tours in Afghanistan and Iraq as an infantryman. He then earned a B. S. in Computer Science at Virginia Tech and started a career as a software developer. After being introduced to Scrum on a client project, he became an avid agilist and spearheaded his company’s transition from Waterfall to Scrum. Once the transition was complete he worked as a Scrum Master and managed several software projects to successful completion. He is now working as a consultant at Ippon Technologies as a Scrum Master and Agile Coach where he contributes to an open souce project, teaches agile methods, and is currently a technical agile coach at MagellanHealth with a focus on teaching developers XP practices.