Ryland Leyton, CBAP, PMP, CSM, SPC4, is a business analyst, author, speaker, educator, Agile coach, and technology translator. He has worked in the technology sector since 1998, starting off with database and web programming, gradually moving through project management and finding his passion in the BA and Agile fields.
Ryland is passionate about strong analysis practice and prefers Agile environments where possible. He has built both Agile and waterfall SDLC processes for development teams, customizing each one to the challenges facing that particular client group. Ryland is one of the authors of the second edition of the Agile Extension to the BABOK.
He is an active member of the Atlanta Chapter of the IIBA, speaks at local and national conferences on BA, PM, Agile and career development topics.
His books, "The Agile Business Analyst: Moving From Waterfall to Agile" and "It's About Your Career: Skills For A Lifetime Of Loving Your Work!" have been well received in the professional community.
Ryland can be reached via www.RylandLeyton.com