Brian Milner is a Senior Agile Trainer that brings over 20 years of software development experience to his classes. Over half that time Brian spent working exclusively with organizations as they transitioned to Agile practices. Beginning as a developer, he worked up through management layers and eventually transitioned to life as a Scrum Master and then as a Coach. Having been in both Waterfall and Agile organizations, Brian brings the practical experience of having seen what works and what doesn’t in the real world.
Brian is a co-leader for the DFW Scrum meetup group in Dallas and has served as a reviewer for both Agile 2018 and SG Austin 2019. He has been married to his high school sweetheart for the past 23 years and is the proud Dad to his two daughters. Together they love traveling to National Parks on family road trips. As you might find out in his classes, he is a passionate, lifelong fan of two things: Star Wars and the Dallas Cowboys.
Brian is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Professional – ScrumMaster (CSP-SM), Certified Scrum Professional – Product Owner (CSP-PO) and holds his Certified Agile Leader Credential (CAL-1). Brian is also a Certified Trainer for Sharon Bowman’s Training from the Back of the Room presentation skills course.