Graduate Certificate in Lean & Agile Practices

Michael Spead

14 Feb 11:30am-1pm ET
SCS Open House Lunch  
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Michael has almost 20 years transforming organizational strategies and objectives into actionable projects / programs / portfolios that achieve sustainable and measurable results for commercial, non-profit, and government entities.

Michael Spead

He leads organization-level change and innovation efforts, including scaled Agile Transformations that drive organizations to be more value-, product-, and customer-centric.


Michael's experience spans multiple industries, including: financial services, banking, IT, healthcare, broadband and wireless, education, professional services, federal and state government, and non-profit sectors. Currently, Michael is a Principal in the Enterprise Program and Risk Management division at a large, global consulting firm, where he previously served as the PMO Standup product line leader and currently serves as the Agile Transformation product line leader.


Michael has over 15 years of experience coaching, mentoring, and teaching all levels of experience - from C-Suite executives to untrained professionals - in areas including leadership, Agile product management, project/program / portfolio management, business process engineering, risk management, quality management, and change management.


Michael previously served as a Vice President and Board Member for the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Washington DC Chapter. Michael holds a BBA from the George Washington University in Finance and International Finance, an MBA from George Mason University in Project Management, and a JD from the Catholic University of America. Michael holds PMP, SAFe SPC, CSPO, CSM, and Six Sigma certifications.