Richard is the president of Accentient, a company that helps software development teams understand and leverage Microsoft ALM tools and Scrum. He has over 30 years of software development experience and over 20 years of training experience. Richard is a Microsoft Regional Director, a Visual Studio ALM MVP, and author of Professional Scrum Development with Microsoft Visual Studio by Microsoft Press.
Richard grew up in southern Idaho, lived in Germany for a couple of years, and moved back to Boise in 2001. He enjoys playing soccer, writing code, and being a husband and father of five.