Ray Arell is a thought leader passionate about helping companies take better advantage of the Agile mindset and methods. In his 30+ year career, he has been responsible for helping to build cutting edge semiconductors for consumer, business, military, and medical systems. He also directly built and transformed many successful worldwide organizations, and over the past five years has been coaching other leaders to do the same with their teams. Ray has extensive knowledge of large scale Agile adoptions, engineering practices, Lean, and systems engineering. He is also an accomplished worldwide speaker, and he has delivered over 30 keynotes and countless talks/workshops. He is a staff member of Agile Alliance and is the founder and CEO of nuAgility, LLC. Lastly, he serves as a member of the board of directors of the Forest Grove Foundation, a 501©(3) nonprofit supporting charitable and community-building efforts.