Art is a technical leader with extensive experience in Fortune-500 insurance and financial institutions, like Bank of America and Great American Insurance Group. He has built teams and championed critical projects with a $40M revenue increase. Art raised productivity by 50% and saved more than $24M in annual cost. He has a BS in Electronics Engineering and an MBA from Pepperdine University.
Art has been leading and managing Agile/Scrum projects for over a decade, including training, product backlog, user stories, sprint planning meetings, minimal viable product (MVP) definitions, estimates, sprint goal, budgets, daily Scrum meetings, review/demo meetings, retrospective meetings, meeting facilitation, executive presentations and reports, issue resolution, and translation/liaison between business and IT.
Art has increased productivity by 50% and effectiveness by 30% with user-friendly reports, dashboards, and predictive analytics.