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Skyline Technologies’ Lucas Smith Earns Professional Scrum Trainer License with Scrum.org

Jan 25, 2017
 
Skyline Technologies, a Wisconsin based technology consultancy, is pleased to announce that Lucas Smith has completed the requirements to become a Professional Scrum Trainer (PST)™.  This achievement makes Lucas the first certified Scrum Trainer in Northeast Wisconsin and allows Skyline to offer our customers certified Professional Scrum Master (PSM)™ and Professional Scrum Foundations (PSF)™ courses. 

Scrum.org maintains and continually improves the most cutting edge training for Scrum Masters, Product Owners, and Software Developers using Scrum to increase efficiency and effectiveness of their development efforts.   The process to become a PST involves a combination of interviews, assessments, training, and train-the-trainer events all designed to validate exceptional skill in software development, product management, and expertise both in Scrum execution and as a trainer.  Lucas joins the ranks of only 44 PSTs in the United States and only 170 PSTs across the globe.  These PSTs collaborate with Scrum co-founder Ken Schwaber in order to further improve the quality and effectiveness of Scrum training and certifications. 

Lucas started his career as a software engineer and transitioned to program management before leading the agile transition within his division of Boeing.  These experiences have given Lucas a wide breath of understanding that he leverages in his training, coaching, and technical engagements.  Lucas has a computer engineering degree from Penn State University and a Masters in Telecommunications Systems from George Mason University. 

In addition to being a Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) with Scrum.org he also holds the distinguished Level III Professional Scrum Master (PSMIII) Certification and holds the Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) certifications through Scrum Alliance which was also co-founded by Ken Schwaber.   

Skyline is excited to be able to offer this additional service to our clients.  If you are interested in attending one of our upcoming public courses or if you would like to inquire about scheduling a private, on-site course, please visit our website or call 920-437-1360. 

About Skyline
Skyline Technologies is an information technology and digital marketing consultancy with a focus on building long-term client relationships, allowing us to truly understand our clients, their businesses, their challenges, and their customers.  Founded in 1992, Skyline is an associate-owned consulting firm with locations in Green Bay, Appleton, and Milwaukee.

About Scrum.org
Ken Schwaber founded Scrum Alliance in 2002 but left to found Scrum.org in 2009 in order to further improve the quality and effectiveness of Scrum training and certifications.  Ken Schwaber and the community of PST trainers maintains and continually improves the most cutting edge training for Scrum Masters, Product Owners, and Software Developers using Scrum to increase efficiency and effectiveness of their development efforts. 
 


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