Dr. Anthony W. Montgomery

Dr. Montgomery is an agile scholar, agile coach, and a frequent speaker on agile, leadership, and Scrum in Europe and the U.S., including events such as Agile Alliance, Agilia, Agile & Beyond, DevOpsDays, Global Scrum Gatherings, Project Management Institute, and Scan Agile.

Anthony holds a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Interdisciplinary Leadership from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska with a research emphasis on the socio-psychological nature of Scrum. He also holds Certified Scrum Professional (CSP-SM, CSP-PO), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), SAFe 4 Program Consultant (SPC), Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), and Project Management Professional (PMP) credentials.

Anthony is an Alumnus of The University of Chicago, Graham School with Advanced Project Management studies, including certificates in both Project Management Strategy and Process Management & Improvement. In addition, Anthony holds a Master of Business Administration degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Anthony has 20+ years of executive and technology leadership experience across such roles as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial / Information Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Vice President, Assistant Vice President, Senior Director, Director, Project Manager, and Financial Systems Engineer.