Meet the crew

Meet the Crew


There are a number of awesome, hard working people that have been beavering away to bring you the best event they possibly can. I think you will agree they are a very handsome and talented bunch!

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David Morris

co-founder

David Morris

co-founder

David leads digital delivery & transformation programs with his team of agile coaches & was inspired by AOTB UK to create a similar event here in NZ.

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Colart Miles

co-founder

Colart Miles

co-founder

Colart is passionate about communities becoming more resilient & adaptive in the face of unstoppable change.

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Wayne Kingi

Conference Experience Designer

Wayne Kingi

Conference Experience Designer

Wayne is a coach, mentor and leader. "AoTB NZ is about connecting with individuals & building a community of people who are passionate about Agile."

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Amanda Crowther

Conference Social Voice

Amanda Crowther

Conference Social Voice

Amanda is an organiser, communicator & educator. She heard about AoTBNZ while at Agile Tauranga & decided it's more fun when you're allowed backstage!

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Pascale Hyboud-Peron

Marshal in Chief

Pascale Hyboud-Peron

Marshal in Chief

Pascale is originally from France (a 'friwi') & keen to make sure people are 'eating plentiful brainfood in the loveliest of environments'!

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Anita Hayhoe

Sponsor Liaison

Anita Hayhoe

Sponsor Liaison

Anita works in Commercial & Partnership Management and is interested in team management styles of agile & how to apply across a variety of industries.

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Carol Machaj

Crew Wrangler

Carol Machaj

Crew Wrangler

No stranger to agile conferences having organised Agile Tga for 2yrs & is the only person we've met who talks about bringing "more joy into projects"!

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Pete Tansey

Speaker Selection

Pete Tansey

Speaker Selection

Pete is an Agile Coach & Advisor. He is working on the speaker portfolio & is looking forward to meeting lots of interesting people at the event.

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Stephen Knights

Speaker Selection

Stephen Knights

Speaker Selection

Stephen is a Business & Digital Transformation Programme Manager & led his team to an award for Best use of Agile by a team in the Finance Industry.