Allison Pollard

Allison Pollard

Agile Coach
Improving
Lewisville, TX
@allison_pollard

Allison Pollard is an Agile Coach with Improving in Dallas who helps people discover and develop their agile instincts. She enjoys mentoring others to become great Scrum Masters, coaching managers to grow teams that deliver amazing results, and fostering communities that provide sustainability for agile transformations. Allison is also a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, an organizer of the Dallas-Fort Worth Scrum user group, a foodie, and a trebuchet builder.

Allison's Sessions

  • Beyond Removing Impediments: Scrum Master as Team Coach

    The role of the Scrum Master is about more than removing impediments and facilitating meetings. Scrum Masters act as mirrors for their teams and mentor team members great Scrum Masters coach their teams to high performance every day. We will share a metaphor for teams to use on their journey to high performance and teach Scrum Masters how to be coaches for their teams. Come learn how to give meaningful feedback and ask powerful questions to grow a team.

    Speaker: Allison Pollard

    Level: Intermediate

    Tracks: Next Generation Process and Tools 

    Topics: Agile