Scrum Adventures Team

Core Team

Sherman GombergFounder/CEO

Founded Scrum Adventures as an opportunity to enrich others and give back to his community. Holds over 9 certifications in Agile and Scrum. Find him in Long Beach CA playing basketball or with his family – including his dog, cat and bunny.

Charles Hutchison(“Hutch”)

Joined Scrum Adventures in 2017. Achieved certifications: Agile Coach, Scrum Professional, Scrum Master, Product Owner, & Scrum Developer. Love for his family and sports – ask ​
him about his son in the NBA.​​

Griffin McManus

Hi my name is Griffin, and I am a Computer Science graduate who loves all things tech and food. In my spare time you’ll either find me developing a new project, or snacking on some delicious food.

Training Partners

Miljan BajicCertified Scrum Trainer

Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC) & Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) helps organizations, teams, and individuals use Agile approaches to deliver maximum organizational effectiveness. Loves spending time with his wife & son at the beach.​

Tom CocotisTrainer

Extensive experience coaching high-level technical teams and mentoring team members in Agile, Scrum and Kanban practices. Super proud of his 3 talented children – all in college.​

Ivan BiddlesTrainer

Dedicated and loyal technology leader who has mastered the science of managing projects and teams as a result, has decades of experience as CTO/VP/Director. Enjoys hiking and exploring Southern CA.​

Jens OstergaardCertified Scrum Trainer

Jens is the First Certified Scrum Practitioner (CSP) and one of the pioneering Certified Scrum Trainers (CST) worldwide. Jens has trained thousands of ScrumMasters and Product Owners.

Zuzana (Zuzi) SochovaCertified Scrum Trainer

Zuzi’s impressive background includes being the author of “The Great ScrumMaster Book”. Zuzi’s a board member for Scrum Alliance, and she’s trained thousands of Scrum Masters and Product Owners.

Brian MilnerCertified Scrum Trainer

Brian Milner is a Senior Agile Trainer that brings over 20 years of software development experience to his classes. Brian brings the practical experience of having seen what works and what doesn’t in the real world.

Gene GendelCertified LeSS Trainer

Gene is an organizational design consultant, system modeler, agile coach and trainer. He proudly carries the credential of CEC, CTC and Certified LeSS Trainer (CLT), something that makes him a part of a very unique worldwide community of about 94 coaches.

Richard ChenCertified Scrum Trainer

Richard has authored several publications on project management, presented at Agile and PMI sponsored industry events around the world, and is a member of Mensa.

Internship Team

Arreya Ahrom

​Hi, my name is Arreya! I graduated with Computer Science, write code, enjoy collecting food recipes while never actually using them, and binge-watching Planet Earth 2. I also come from across the ocean from a country nestled between Thailand and Singapore.

Declan Tokash

Hi my name is Declan, and I am a Computer Science major interning as a Full-Stack Developer here at Scrum Adventures. On my freetime I enjoy spending time outdoors whether it be playing sports such as golf and basketball or going for relaxing hikes.

Zachary Hartman

Hi my name is Zachary, and I am an Informatics graduate from Indiana University who loves movies and all things tech. I love to play golf and hangout with my family in my spare time.

Mae Fort-Roberts

Mae is an English Literature graduate who loves creative marketing and brand storytelling. You can find her playing ukulele or investigating new restaurants in her home city of Las Vegas.

Nikita Goel

Graduated from UC San Diego with a degree in Psychology and is a Vegas local with a passion for content creation. In her spare time, you can find her at dance workshops (sometimes even across the globe), adventuring with her friends and family, or painting & crafting.

Matthew Gomberg

Hello, my name is Matthew, and I am an Art History student at UC Berkeley. I love movies, video games, and sports. In my free time I usually do photography, play soccer, and play Overwatch.

Our Furry Team