Michael Dougherty is a Director of CGI Federal’s Agile and DevOps Practice. He has more than 25 years of experience with software development and product leadership. He is published under the “Built for Success” column in CIO.com magazine and has taught multiple SAFe courses for over the past four years to over 500 people. He is certified SAFe SPC5, AWS Cloud Architect, ICP-CAT (Coaching Agile Transitions), AHF (Agility Health Facilitator), Scrum CSP, and PMP. 

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