Toby Rao

Toby Rao

Sr. Director - Agile Solutions
location_on United States

Member since 2 years


Toby Rao

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Toby V. Rao is an ICC certified Agile Coach and SAFe certified Scaled Agile Program Consultant with more than 13 years of experience managing diverse projects, leading large cross functional teams, using Agile and traditional models to deliver value and solutions. He has more than eight years of experience as a coach, scrum master, practitioner and trainer in Lean, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, and SAFe methodologies.

Throughout his career, he has exhibited passion for Strategic Agile Transformation, Agile implementation and Adoption, project management, and organizational development. Through these practices, he has helped clients achieve their strategic goals by driving increased efficiency and quality, and consistently delivering tangible business value.

His project management and Agile implementation services experience includes several mission critical Software development , Digital transformation, Agile Transformation, Healthcare, and modernization projects for Federal Government agencies, Government-sponsored enterprise, Financial and IT organizations.

Toby is passionate about all things Agile and continuously invests in his own learning and in developing agile talent of others. He loves to volunteer, share knowledge and help grow the agile community. Toby has presented at global Agile conferences like Agile Alliance Annual Conference, Global SAFe Summit and several local community meetups.

Toby holds a Master’s of Science in Health Administration and an MBA. He is an avid learner with several industry recognized certifications including PMI certified Project management Professional (PMP)♦ Certified SAFe® Program Consultant (SPC4.0) ♦ Certified Agile Coach (ICP-ACC) ♦ Certified SAFe® Agilist (SA) ♦ Certified SAFe® Practitioner (SP) ♦ Certified SAFe® Product Manager / Product Owner (PM/PO) ♦ Certified Scrum master (CSM) ♦ Six Sigma Green belt (6 Sigma) ♦Total Quality Management (TQM) and ITIL V3