In this conversation Josey Simpson and Renae Craven explore Josey’s health journey and how her own personal learnings have influenced the way she leads her teams.
About the Featured Guest
Josey’s career spans 20 years, from business facing Government and Utilities roles through to agility and project delivery. Josey has dabbled as Product Owner, Scrum Master & Coach, honing skills in leadership, coaching, mentoring & change management. Her current role oversees end-to-end delivery teams ($20m pa) supporting $2b revenue.
Josey holds ICAgile Professional, Agile Coaching; ExecGradCert–Leadership Coaching & Mentoring, BBus–Marketing. Josey is active in WIA Brisbane QLD, connecting the community and elevating voices.
Outside of work, Josey cheers on her fiancé and 10 year old child in their mixed martial arts pursuits, often helping with fundraising, and has a special interests including cooking for family & friends, connecting over board games, Lego and running Dungeons and Dragons campaigns, rocking out at any live concert possible, and swimming or walking around northern Brisbane or Sunny Coast beaches.
- Follow Josey on LinkedIn
- EFire Coaching Model – Dr Geoffrey Abbot (https://www.intercoach.net/e-fire)
- Brene Brown – Dare to Lead (https://brenebrown.com/hubs/dare-to-lead/)
- Daniel Coyle – The Culture Code (https://danielcoyle.com/the-culture-code/)
- Josh Kerievsky – Joy of Agility (https://joyofagility.com/)
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About our Host
Renae Craven has been coaching individuals, teams and organizations for over 13 years and has spent a lot of time investing in and formalizing her professional coaching skills in recent years. Renae’s passion is leading and coaching organizations and as a Certified Team Coach with Scrum Alliance, she helps teams to find their rhythm and pace that balances learning with delivery. Renae established her own company NaeCrave Pty Ltd (www.naecrave.com.au) in 2020 and keeps herself busy with coaching and training delivery. Renae is also a certified BASI Pilates instructor and runs her own pilates studio in Brisbane, Australia. She has a YouTube channel called ‘Pilates for the Office Worker’ which features short 5 minute guided sessions that anyone can incorporate into their day, especially those of us who have been sitting down for extended periods. Subscribe to her channel Crave Pilates.
Renae has been organizing the Women in Agile group in Brisbane since 2018.
You can follow Renae on LinkedIn.
About our Sponsor
Scrum.org is the Home of Scrum, founded in 2009 by Scrum co-creator Ken Schwaber focused on helping people and teams solve complex problems by improving how they work through higher levels of professionalism. Scrum.org provides free online resources, consistent experiential live training, ongoing learning paths, and certification for people with all levels of Scrum knowledge. You can learn more about the organization by visiting www.scrum.org.