BABOK® Series: Agile Q and A Expert Panel 

 
 
Hosted by Deborah Oliver, Product Manager, IIBA
 
Meet our panel: 
Shane Hastie, MIM, CBAP, ICE-VM
Chief Knowledge Engineer & Agile Practice Lead
Software Education
 
Shane is the Agile Practice Lead and Chief Knowledge Engineer for SoftEd, a training and consulting company based in New Zealand. He has over 30 years’ experience working on software-intensive products across a wide range of roles. He led the team who produced the Agile Extension to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge™, was a member of the core team who produced the latest version of  BABOK® Guide. In 2011 Shane was elected to the board of the Agile Alliance. He is the lead editor for Process & Practice on www.InfoQ.com. He is passionate about the value that is derived when we bridge agile and business analysis thinking. 
 
Angela Wick, CBAP, PMP, PBA, ICP-ACC
CEO/Founder
BA-Squared
 
Angela Wick, CBAP, PMP, PBA, ICP-ACC is Founder & CEO of BA-Squared, LLC a training and consulting company that helps transform organizations by modernizing requirements practices. Angela was on the BABOK® Guide v3 Committee and was the Chair of the IIBA® Competency Model.
www.BA-Squared.com Twitter: @WickAng
 
Edwina Simons  MBA, CBAP, SSGB 
Founder & CEO 
Tech Hybrids, Inc
 
Tech Hybrids is a training and consulting company that helps organizations achieve operational efficiency.
 
Over 17 years of experience helping BAs and PMs provide innovative enterprise solutions through training and mentoring.
 
Contributing Writer on BABOK® Guide v3
 
Ellan Kay Young
Ellan contracts as a BA handyman, tinker and utility handyman. She excels in challenging environments where she can make use of her strengths in facilitation, team building, and communication across boundaries; her recent work has been in areas of waterfall and agile transition / learning. Ellan also facilitates courses for Software Education in Team Leadership, BPM and Business Systems Analysis. In the recent past, she was a contributor to the IIBA BABOK® Guide v3 and to the ICAgile BA & Value Management certification track. Ellan holds a BS in Computer Science and MS in Safety & Systems Management.