Dave Prior, PMP, MBA, CST, ACP

Dave Prior, PMP, CST, MBA works as an Agile Trainer and Coacht for http://www.leadingagile.com/" target="new">LeadingAgile where he provides training and coaching for organizations who are transitioning to Agile.

Before joining LeadingAgile, Dave worked as a trainer, consultant, project lead, Agile coach for SolutionsIQ, BigVisible, ProjectWizards, Valtech and EMC. Over the past 18 years he has led IT & Telecommunications projects and programs , taught classes in project management, Agile and PMP Certification in the U.S., Central America, Asia Pacific, Europe and the UAE. Dave served on the board of the PMI IT & Telecom SIG from 2002 through 2009. During his term as Chair, in 2008, he began working with the Scrum Alliance to establish stronger acceptance of Agile practices by traditional PMs. This is something he continues to work on today and most recently he helped launch a Scrum User Group in Malaysia. Dave has an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas, he is a PMP and a Certified Scrum Trainer.