Turning Partners LLC -
Dante Vilardi

Dante is an enterprise Agile coach with 14 years of full SDLC experience in IT and operations. He specializes in applying the Agile framework to scaled technology programs. Dante’s work takes place at the crossroads of product / program management, organizational change, and technology leadership.    

Dante is a professional ScrumMaster (PSM), certified project manager (PMP) and certified business intelligence professional (CBIP).  He has a track record of successful Agile delivery and transformation in industries such as financial services, insurance and the public sector. 

Dante has leveraged the Agile framework to help organizations transform through Scrum fundamentals, including sprint / release planning, story estimation, backlog grooming, daily stand-ups, demo and retrospectives. He’s applied and advanced basic Kanban principles, including card wall, continuous flow, constraint-based backlog, WIP limits, and incremental improvement. Dante’s contributions to product strategy, program road-mapping, Agile release train, epics / value stories, and context scenarios have earned him client recognition.   

By tapping Dante’s experience with Lean methods, clients have developed new levels of project investment discipline, defined simpler and more value-driven implementation strategies, reorganized project operations for reduced overhead and uncovered low- and no-cost deployment options.