Melinda Solomon

Melinda Solomon

Agile Training Lead, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

Melinda Solomon is a training professional who has created educational programs catering to diverse international audiences in a variety of industries including Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, and Government. She has worked with organizational transformations to implement lean principles and agile methodologies in highly regulated environments. She has designed and delivered training in 30+ countries in support of dozens of federal agencies. She has taught Agile classes to over 2500 students as the lead of the USCIS Agile Training Series and specializes in communicating about responsible agile transformation. She holds a Master’s degree in International Education, CSM, PMP, Certified Kanban Trainer and was a Fulbright Fellow for the State Dept.
Expertise: Professional Training, Process Reengineering, Agile Transformation

A Federal Path to Agility: The USCIS Story of Evolutionary Change

Agility in a federal environment can have its own unique challenges. USCIS has taken incremental steps over 6 years to evolve their software development process to support continuous value delivery. This session will give you the chance to learn more about the path USCIS OIT has taken. We will address gate reviews, documentation requirements, communication […]

Track 4: Agile Lean In Government