President | Enterprise Transformation Coach
Sally is simply a transformer, someone who is passionate about helping teams and organizations do what they do better. She loves seeing the Aha moments when individuals, teams, and leaders begin to realize how much more potential they can unlock once they understand why work isn’t flowing the right way and keep an open mind to the cultural and personal change needed for success. She comes from a technical background, being a software engineer and architect but now she’s in love with seeing enterprise-level transformations succeed within technology teams and beyond. She loves strategizing with executives who have the vision, passion and ‘courage’ to make real transformations happen!
Fun Facts: Sally is originally from Sudan, she’s bilingual, and she has three amazing young children that she can barely keep up with!
Kal is the man behind-the-scenes who helps us pay the bills. He leads our finance area including accounts receivable, accounts payable, bookkeeping, payroll, and anything else related to money. He also plays a critical Role in our operations and strategic direction as well as Leading our Government Biding and Proposals initiatives
Fun fact: Kal and Sally are married. 🙂
Customer Advisor | Business Development Leader
Trisha has over 20 years of experience across several industries, including health care, manufacturing and distribution, and finance. She holds an AgilityHealth Facilitator Certification and is an Emergenetics Associate. As our Customer Advisor who listens closely to our clients’ needs and objectives, then helps them identify targeted solutions to meet their goals. Trisha’s definition of ‘Done’ is when we’ve delivered ‘WOW’ and exceeded our clients expectations with the value received from our engagement! She’s a trusted partner through the transformation journey until success is achieved.
Fun Fact: Trish and her husband throw a great HALLoween party every year!
AgilityHealth Customer Success and Product Manager
Certified Scrum Product Owner and Certified AgilityHealth Facilitator
Georgia has over 12 years of experience in business continuity and large scale customer implementations.Georgia is the primary point of contact for Agile Transformation’s AgilityHealth Radar, which is a comprehensive Agile assessment and organizational growth tool developed for organizations that have adopted or scaled Agile.
Fun Facts: In her spare time, Georgia is a runner and loves the outdoors. She is married and has two dogs. She is an avid Washington Redskins football fan.
Client Success Manager
Jenni’s primary role is to partner with clients and prospects to understand their needs in order to provide world class services and products. She is the main liaison between the clients and the delivery team throughout their Agile adoption process. Jenni also contributes to marketing initiatives and manages our CRM system. She is originally from Northern Illinois and graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. in both Public Relations and French Business. She is a certified ICP & ICP-ATF.
Fun Fact: Jenni loves sports, enjoys traveling and has a Wheaten Terrier named Wrigley!
Enterprise Coach | Operational Excellence Leader
Dawn Thiem has 13 years of experience serving department, division, and enterprise-wide strategic change initiatives. She has worked within a wide spectrum of industries ranging from non-profits and small private/local businesses, to the publicly-traded & the Fortune 500. She has recently served in various enterprise & division leadership roles. She is currently working as an Enterprise Coach & Operational Excellence Leader at Agile Transformations, Inc.
Fun Fact: She lives in Elkhorn, Nebraska with her husband & 3 children.
Director of Training | Enterprise Transformation Coach
Bryan is a believer in transformation and is passionate about helping transform teams to deliver immediate value and exceed expectations through building high-performing teams and implementing proven Agile methods. He specializes in the practical and real world implementation of Agile methods with a focus on how to transform processes and people to achieve immediate improvement. He has a unique blend of technical, business, project management, and leadership skills that allow me to reach audiences of all levels and identify appropriate practices to employ in the organization to maximize efficiency and productivity.
Fun Fact: Bryan enjoys outdoor activities, especially those involving adrenaline – and spending time with his wife and four children.
Enterprise Transformation Coach | Trainer
Samar is a results-oriented change agent focused on transforming and optimizing organizations for high performance. She is passionate about coaching product teams on lean product discovery and coaching the development teams on agile software development. Organizational change and especially transformational change is hard. It requires positive energy, strategic thinking, long-term and short-term planning. But above all the ability to work with people day to day to make things happen and deliver value is what she loves to do… Through servant leadership, effective facilitation, and infusing the team with positive energy, her goal is to transform work into a place people enjoy coming to everyday.
Fun Facts: Samar is from Sudan and her first language is Arabic. She was a guest on Oprah – ask her about it!
Elkhair is an Uber Developer who has made significant contributions to our AgilityHealth assessment tool. He is a master of Java Script, JQuery, PHP, and many other cool technologies that we can’t pronounce. On the personal side he loves gardening and planting unique vegetables and spices.
Fun Fact: His first and last name match 🙂
Agile Coach & Trainer
Joining Agile Transformation in 2015, Glenn has been an Agile Coach, Trainer and Agile Champion for 4 years and has over 18 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies and market leaders experiencing significant growth and transformation. Having seen organizations experience constant change and growth, Glenn is driven by a desire to see teams and organizations succeed through transforming the way they respond to change, achieve their goals and visualize and follow the path to success. As an Enterprise Agile Coach, he is passionate about supporting teams, Programs, Portfolios, and Senior Leadership to understand their potential, accomplish strategic goals and activate Agile and Lean frameworks to deliver success.
Fun Fact: Glenn is an identical twin.
Customer Success Coordinator
Tim is the connector, he makes meetings happen, and gets you lined up with whatever information you need to proceed with our AgilityHealth Growth & Assessment Tools. Tim has extensive experience in business development, marketing and team growth strategies. Tim graduated PSU School of Business in the Honors Program, and loves helping anyone in need of assistance.
Fun Facts: Tim loves Central & South America and usually can be found working remotely from Nicaragua, Bolivia, Peru, Panama and Guatemala, though doesn’t speak much Spanish.
Fulfillment Specialist | AgileVideos.com Support
Dave came to Agile Transformation from a background in logistics and transportation. He currently provides customer support for AgileVideos.com, coordinates fulfillment of training materials, and assists our Finance Leader with billing.
Fun Facts: Dave loves college football (go Irish!), baseball, WWII history and traveling. He is married and has two children and two dogs.
Business Analyst & Customer Success Manager for AgilityHealth
Kyle joined Agile Transformation in 2016 and works with Georgia and our development team on the AgilityHealth Assessment tool. Kyle also assists our clients by providing feature updates, troubleshooting issues, and administering demos of the agility health tool to interested parties.
Fun Facts: Kyle loves going to the movies. He likes to be the first to see all the new releases and his favorite genre is action-comedy!
AgilityHealth Product Strategist
René is passionate about Agile and helping teams get healthier and more productive. He is focused on product strategy and delivery for AgiltyHealth and allowing this product reach its fullest potential. His background includes roles in development, consulting, project management and enterprise agility. He grew up in Germany and now lives in Southern CA. René is PMP, PMI ACP, AHF and SPC 4.
Fun Facts: René is an exercise fanatic and loves running, Tae Kwon Do, tennis, hiking, scuba diving and various other outdoor adventures. He also enjoys traveling with his wife and son.
Customer Success Operations Manager
Jen Sorenson joined the company in 2016 and has nearly 20 years of marketing experience working with large banking and insurance companies, as well as working with small, privately-held financial services companies. She has served in various capacities within marketing including strategy development, planning, creating and managing all aspects of tradeshows, events and conferences, direct mail, email marketing, online marketing, collateral development, social media, public relations and branding. Jen was previously the Marketing and Community Engagement Leader for Agile Transformation and is now the Customer Success Operations Manager for AgilityHealth.
Fun Facts: Jen loves to read, watch movies and listen to music in her downtime and can often be found enjoying these pastimes while drinking her favorite coffee.
Business Systems Administrator
Lauren joined the Agile Transformation team in 2018 as a Business Systems Administrator from the world of newspaper advertising and sales training. She has over four years of systems experience and is eager to continue her Salesforce journey with the Agile team. She enjoys troubleshooting, problem-solving, and working in a group.
Fun Facts: The majority of Lauren’s undergraduate years are in Deaf Education. At one time, she was fluent in American Sign Language and still uses it frequently with her infant daughter.