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Russell Zera

  • Elsevier Inc., Manager of Agile Development
  • Philadelphia
  • Information Technology and Services

About Me

Russell is a Manager of Agile Development at Elsevier Inc., the world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals, empowering them to make better decisions, and deliver better care. Russell has had extensive agile experiences in the Developer, Scrum Master and Product Owner roles, and now as an agile coach within Elsevier leadership. Russell has 10 years of Atlassian tool experience, primarily in Jira and Confluence across multiple industries, with 8 years of experience administering Atlassian environments. Russell has consulted countless teams and organizations in standing up new Atlassian instances, best practices in tool use, as well as training their teams in the effective use of the tool for organizations and instances ranging from 10 users to 20,000+. Russell is an AUG leader of the Philadelphia AUG.