Phil Gardner

Michael Robertson, Principal Consultant

As Principal Consultant with Applied Frameworks, Michael is responsible for facilitating Lean-Agile transformations using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).  Michael has served as a coach and mentor in support of government and commercial organizations, with particular success facilitating productive, long-lived teams.

Background & Credentials
Prior to joining Applied Frameworks, Michael was an Agile Coach, Release Train Engineer and mentor for a highly successful Lean-Agile transformation in a joint US Army and Air Force program.  To complement his Lean-Agile expertise, Michael has over 30 years of broad experience in software development and technical management.

Michael is a Certified SAFe Program Consultant (SPC), Release Train Engineer (RTE), and Certified DevOps Practitioner.  He also holds many other SAFe certifications and is active in the global Scaled Agile Community.  Michael is recognized by Scaled Agile Inc. as a subject matter expert in the areas of Implementing SAFe and Leading SAFe.