Lucas Smith is the only Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) in NE Wisconsin and one of only 50 in the United States and one of only a few who can teach all of the core Scrum.org classes. In addition to being a Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) with Scrum.org he also holds the distinguished Level III Professional Scrum Master (PSM III) and Level II Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO II) certifications as well as holding the Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) certifications through Scrum Alliance. Lucas has a computer engineering degree from Penn State University and a Master’s in telecommunications systems from George Mason University.
Lucas has over 14 years experience in software development, delivery, management, product development, coaching, and training. He started his career with Boeing in Washington DC as a software engineer and manager before leading the agile transformation within his division of Boeing. Lucas moved to Wisconsin in 2016 and worked with multiple clients and industries through Skyline Technologies as their agile trainer and coach before founding LitheWorks in 2018. Lucas’s diversity of experience gives him a wide breadth of understanding that he pulls from in his training, coaching, and technical engagements.