Jenny Tarwater is an International Speaker, Agile Coach, and Trainer local to the Kansas City, Missouri area. Jenny has over 23 years of corporate experience bringing business teams, technical teams, and sponsors together to reliably deliver large-scale development projects with her disciplined approach of cultivating success and growth in people, process, and products. Jenny has a passion for driving the adoption and understanding of Agile values, principles and practices, and her endless motivation drives her involvement in cultivating the “small company start-up culture” across organizations large and small. Jenny is a kinetic leader, partner, and consummate student who brings enthusiasm and awareness to projects and keeps teams focused and delivering success in rapidly evolving and dynamic environments.
Jenny earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Management from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She is a Certified Trainer for Training from the Back of the Room (TBR Certified Trainer), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Project Management (ICP-APM), ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Facilitation (ICP-ATF), ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Coaching (ICP-ACC), ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Testing (ICP-TST), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Project Management Professional (PMP), Scaled Agile Framework Program Consultant (SPC), Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I), Certified Collaboration Instructor (Innovation Games) and an Agile Fluency Certified Facilitator.