Dave Cornelius, DM

Dr. Dave Cornelius is a lean thinker and agile practitioner.  He helps people find their awesomeness through collaborative engagements.  Dave  facilitates interactive lean thinking and agile practices to produce value-driven outcomes.  People become confident to exercise the ability to be self-organizing and achieve maximum potential to satisfy personal and business goals.  The outcomes are realized through 1-on-1 and group coaching and training sessions.  Teams develop the ability to deliver value from concept to cash and drive innovation.

Dr. Cornelius is the founder of the 5 Saturdays ( agile education outreach program that enables high school students to experience technology and business careers through interactive summer workshops.  He produces a podcast “KnolShare with Dr. Dave” that is hosted on and streamed on iTunes and Google Play.  In addition to being a published author and speaker, Dave is an experienced IT and business professional and a globally recognized lean and agile catalyst who empowers others to achieve their very best. He specializes in coaching, training, and leading co-located and distributed teams to deliver quality innovations from concept to cash. Dave also has held several leadership roles where he helped transform IT groups into a partner with other groups within an organization.

Dave holds a doctor of management in organization leadership (IS/IT emphasis), a master’s degree in business administration, and a bachelor’s degree in computer science. His professional certifications include agility practices (SPC4, PMI-ACP, CSP), public speaking (Toastmasters DTM), product management (PMC II), project management (PMP), IT service management (ITIL v3), and lean six-sigma process optimization (SSBB). Learn more about Dave by visiting or on LinkedIn at . You also can follow Dave on Twitter @DrCorneliusInfo.