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Mark Grove

Optimizing flow is the way to go...


  • Agile
  • Kanban
  • Facilitation
  • Kanban Training
  • Agile Training

Other Interests

  • Astronomy
  • Photography
  • Outdoor adventures with my five year old


Mark Grove is an agile coach and Management Consultant with Excella Consulting in Arlington, VA. He has over 20 years in the IT profession with the last ten years focusing on coaching individuals and teams while leveraging practices from both the Kanban method and Scrum framework. His coaching and mentoring focuses on system optimization, value delivery, team dynamics, servant leadership, and the agile mindset to welcome and embrace change even late in the development stage. Mark also develops and delivers numerous interactive training sessions to the general-public and for private engagements. Mark is a LeanKanban University Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), and an ICAgile Certified Trainer.


Certification Badge Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT)
Certification Badge Kanban Management Professional (KMP)
Certification Badge Certified Scrum Professional ScrumMaster (CSP-SM)
Certification Badge Certified Scrum Professional Product Owner (CSP-PO)