Meet the Speakers

Leila Rao

Leila Rao

Lean-agile coach

AgileXtended

Leila Rao is an enterprise lean-agile coach, with more than ten years of experience in guiding teams and organizations in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors through their agile transformations. Her specialty is combining principles from multiple disciplines, such as design thinking and Lean Six Sigma, along with agile principles to create customized solutions that create and deliver alignment between team and/or business activities and strategic business goals. She applies techniques such as impact mapping, value stream mapping, and lean business model canvas to help facilitate shared understanding as well as ensure the delivery of business value throughout the process.