Brett Palmer & Associates provides training and consulting services for organizations wishing to adopt lean and agile approaches. Our Scrum & Kanban courses are highly interactive and filled with activities and engaging simulations that reinforce learning concepts. We partner with the top coaches nationally and internationally to provide ongoing support to our students and clients. We offer our students access to private live online events, conferences, and coaching products not available anywhere else.

Brett Palmer


Brett Palmer is an enterprise agile coach & trainer with over 20 years of experience in business process improvement & reengineering in technology, finance, manufacturing, healthcare, & entertainment. With a focus on end user training & product adoption, he has developed award-winning online & instructor-led training solutions, while also managing systems development, implementation, release coordination & deployments with Fortune 100 globally-distributed teams. Previously coming from a traditional project management background, Brett is now a certified agile coach through ICAgile and leverages his background in Organization and Relationship Systems Coaching (ORSC) when helping with teams and enterprises navigate organizational change from traditional waterfall to lean-agile approaches.

Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), Project Management Professional (PMP), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified Agile Leader (CAL1), SAFe Program Consultant (SPC & SPC4), Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS) Certified Practitioner (CLP), ICAgile Certified Professional – Agile Coaching (ICP-ACC), ICAgile Certified Professional – Agile Team Facilitation (ICP-ATF), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Developer (CSD), Certified Open Space Agility Practitioner (OSA1), and Certified Trainer of Training from the Back of the Room.

Brett is a founding co-organizer of Agile Coach Camp US West & heard regularly on the podcasts and is a featured speaker & facilitator at national Agile Alliance and Scrum Alliance conferences. Brett is a current member of the Scrum Alliance Marketing Advisory Committee and previously on the Scrum Alliance team that created the new Certified Team Coaching (CTC) certification. Brett lives in Orange County, CA and spends his spare time at the beach, hiking trails, and composing neo-classical piano music.