Clarence Galapon is adept in both Adaptive (Agile) and Predictive (Waterfall) methodologies. He has over 32 years of experience in the Software Industry across three continents: Asia, Australia and North America.
He holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering (Board Certified) and an M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration and Technology Management).
Clarence is a technologist and a certified Java Developer.
He also holds various certifications from Project Management Institute (PMI) such as: PMP (Project Management Professional), PMI-PBA (Professional in Business Analysis) and PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Practitioner).
In addition, he also holds four Lean-Agile SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) certifications such as: SAFe Agilist (SA), SAFe Scrum Master (SSM), SAFe Practitioner (SP) and SAFe for Product Owners / Product Managers (POPM).
Clarence is a published author, speaker, chess player, entrepreneur, storyteller, illustrator, photographer and filmmaker. He is a Servant-Leader, life-long learner, Life Coach, Lean-Agile Coach and a Lean Agile Guru.
He lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.A. with his wife, son and daughter.