As a woman and a senior organizational leader in tech, I focus on sharing my many observations, experiences, and learnings . With a bit of humor and more than 20 years of experience, I write quick, bite-size experience stories (what I call a “hustleberry”) that reflect my thoughts on topics relevant to modern leadership: Diversity, creativity, career growth, humility, emotional intelligence, feedback, safety, and trust, among others. Occasionally a Hustleberry post is contributed by a guest writer who kindly shares their wit and wisdom.
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Rose led her first app dev project in 1997 and has served in a variety of roles ranging from developer to director in addition to managing her own businesses since 1998. She has served as a coach and consultant to companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500, and is currently Senior Director at the acclaimed World Wide Technology’s Application Services.
Today, Rose continues to coach, teach, and write about leadership, diversity, and change in the context of Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Agile and Lean techniques and principles. She holds a Project Management Professional (PMP) credential, an Associate in Risk Management (ARM) credential, and is a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO). She is a member of the Scrum Alliance and Agile Alliance, and is a founding organizer of the Agile Product Ownership St. Louis meet up group. Degrees include a B.S. in Business Management, and she is currently a degree candidate for Harvard’s ALM in Industrial-Organizational Psychology.
When not coaching, writing, playing music or orchestrating other mischief, Rose volunteers her time and expertise to various non-profit organizations as a mentor and speaker. Rose resides in Saint Louis, Missouri with her husband, the South African musician, producer and human rights lecturer Ashton Nyte, their two children and three cats.