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.​​

Kelly Flint

CSM®, CSPO® + CSD® certified. Decades of experience coaching individuals, teams, and SMBs to success. Living her best life in historic cabins in the mountains of the San Bernardino National Forest.​


2020 Fall Internship Team Member. Specializing in web and software development, Akash is a MS Computer Science Graduate as of 2020. Enjoys spending time with friends and watching movies.

Nekha SusanIntern

Certified Scrum Product Owner® & recent MBA graduate, worked with non profit organizations in India and USA for 5+ years. Loves to spend time with family, friends and coffee.

Kirk CabreraIntern

2020 internship from Summer and Fall. Specializing in web and software development, Kirk is a BS Computer Science graduate as of 2020.

Patricia WorthIntern

Patricia is a Certified ScrumMaster® with 20+ years of administrative support in business development and a 2020 Fall Internship Team Member. Loves to knit, crochet and learning to quilt in her spare time.

Vivek PatelIntern

2020 Fall Internship Team Member. Computer Science graduate from California State University Long Beach. I love to build and develop new projects and learn new things from my amazing team members.

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.

Our Furry Team