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Cynthia Corne

Cynthia CorneCynthia Corne is Founder/Principal Consultant for BlueSleeves. Her focus on customer experience and analytics is integral to the BlueSleeves approach. She is a product leader, executive, coach, and project lead. Certifications include CSPO and CSM.* Cynthia has 20+ years of product, software development and launch experience holding titles such as Program Director, PMO Director, Global VP Product Devt/Mgt, Natl Marketing Director, Product Owner, Sr. Systems Analyst, Operations Director, and Market Strategy & Intelligence Director. She has two team patents in wireless-data-networking convergence for public safety technology/process. She has successes at global enterprises (e.g. Sprint), mid-size (e.g. Intrado), and small/start-ups (e.g. Cooper Tea Co.).

Cynthia has a BA in Business Admin & History from Coe College; and an MBA with International Emphasis from University of Kansas. ML, AI, Robotics, Spanish and IOT are areas of ongoing learning.

Steve Spearman

Steve SpearmanSteve Spearman is an affiliate of BlueSleeves and founder and Principal at Swift Ascent, LLC. Steve is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) and an Agile coach working at the enterprise and team levels. Steve has over 30 years of experience in corporate software development as a software developer, architect, project manager, scrum master and in multiple management positions. His enterprise experience spanned Bell Laboratories, Lucent, Avaya, and Cisco Systems.

Steve has a BA in Psychology from Hastings College and a Masters in Computer Science from Kansas State University. His other certifications include: SAFe Program Consultant (SPC), PMI-ACP, PMP, Certified Scrum Product Owner, and Certified ScrumMaster.

* CSPO is Certified Scrum Product Owner. CSM is Certified ScrumMaster.