“How do I get experience as a Scrum Master without being a Scrum Master?” This is the number one question Katrina gets asked by people interested in the Scrum Master role.
“How do I get experience as a Scrum Master without being a Scrum Master?”
This is the number one question Katrina gets asked by people interested in the Scrum Master role. And her advice has nothing to with what verbiage to use on your resume or in an interview. In this session, Katrina will give practical advice on the skills it takes to be a great Scrum Master, how to acquire or enhance those skills, and things to consider regarding whether you really want to be a Scrum Master anyway.
About Our Speaker:
Katrina Tanner, also known as “The Scrum Mother” on TikTok, Instagram, and LinkedIn, is an experienced Senior Scrum Master, Collaborator, and Coach. She has more than 10 years of experience collaborating with stakeholders at all levels of an organization in capacities which include R&D, Q&A, database management, recruiting, training, kanban, scrum and conflict management. She works with teams in Tysons Corner, VA; Dallas, TX and India, and she is excited to share tips and tricks with other Scrum Masters on how all that works, especially in a time of chaos, aka the Scrum Master’s time to shine!
Katrina is an alumni of Kennesaw State University where she earned a M.S. in Conflict Management in 2011 and B.B.A. in International Business with Marketing and Spanish in 2008. She is an advocate for utilizing vision boards and Kanban for goal-setting, to manage her personal day-to-day activities and to move her own needle towards personal transformation. This extends to her vocational and avocational endeavors. She lives in Sugar Hill, GA with her two cats, Avery and Fiona.
(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm