Chris Belknap is an Agile Methodology Lead, coach and transformation leader at Liberty Mutual Insurance in Exeter, NH. He has worked with multiple Agile teams across the globe and at several companies, is one of the 250 worldwide Professional Scrum Trainers (PST) for Scrum.org (the Home of Scrum where Scrum was invented and is maintained), and is a Scaled Agile Program Consultant (SPC).
Having dedicated his entire career to software craftsmanship, he has extensive experience working as a software developer, Scrum Master, project manager, and IT Director for Fortune 500 companies in the Technology, Financial and Insurance sectors.
Chris is passionate about working with organizations to deliver value, innovate, and continuously improve their Agile engineering and quality practices. As a Scrum practitioner since 2008, he has experience with scaling Agile, Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean Startup and Design Thinking. Chris has also been a computer science instructor at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell.
Chris holds an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University and a BS from Bryant University.