Full Name
Diana Larsen
Job Title
Co-Founder, Agile Consultant/Coach
Agile Fluency Project LLC
Speaker Bio
The agile community knows Diana Larsen for her contributions to the foundations and extensions of Agile thought and practices. As consulting partner, mentor, and speaker, she’s worked with forward-looking leaders throughout her career. Diana co-authored several influential books. Liftoff: Start and Sustain Successful Agile Teams, 2nd ed. gives clear instructions for chartering and setting a tone for productive teamwork. In Five Rules for Accelerated Learning, leaders find guidance for supporting more effective learning. Agile Retrospectives provides a framework for team learning and improvement. (2nd edition coming later in 2022!) The Agile Fluency® Model: A Brief Guide to Success with Agile is available as a free eBook. The past year she provided content for James Shore’s The Art of Agile Development, 2nd edition. Diana also has been hard at work pair-writing the upcoming book, Lead Without Blame: Building Resilient Learning Teams with Tricia Broderick (available mid-2022).