About the Stoic Agilist

“Today – this day – will achieve what no tomorrow will fail to speak about. I will lay siege to the gods and shake up the world.” – Seneca, Medea, 423-425

Who I am…

Stoic and Buddhist (Rinzai Zen) philosophy have been integral to my daily practice. Woodworking and playing the piano and cello are ways I further integrate this world view into my daily life.

What I know…

  • Undergraduate degrees in both Biochemistry and Cell Biology
  • Masters degree in Online Teaching and Education
  • 35 years experience designing and writing software
  • 20 years experience practicing Agile in a variety of functional areas
  • 10 years experience coaching Agile principles and practices
  • Certified SAFeĀ® 5 Program Consultant
  • 3rd Degree Black Belt in Aikido

Why I write…

  • To clarify my thinking
  • To test my thinking in the Crucible of Life
  • To pass along what little wisdom I have to offer