J.J. Sutherland is the Chief Product Owner of Scrum, Inc. He is the coauthor of the best-selling book Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time. He focuses on inspiring, educating, and coaching Agile leadership teams and using Scrum and Agile in domains reaching far beyond software development. J.J. is an award-winning journalist, recognized for his groundbreaking coverage of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Arab Spring, and 9/11 for NPR.
JJ Sutherland is the son of Jeff Sutherland, the founder of Scrum. He is the next Scrum expert and CST to take over now that Jeff Sutherland is travelling less and less. JJ is also a very experienced trainer and clearly has the talent of his father.