Tim Gifford serves as the Chief Innovation Officer and Software Delivery Consultant for Lean Techniques, Inc. in Des Moines, Iowa. As the CIO he works to create a culture of creativity, curiosity and humility for the 70+ team members.
As a Software Delivery Consultant, he works with companies ranging in size from startups to Fortune 100 businesses to transform their digital services from a cost center to a competitive advantage.
Tim remains active in the Iowa technology community. He co-founded Agile Iowa in 2004 and has served as an organizer for the dsmAgile conference since 2014. In 2018, he co-founded DevOpsDays Des Moines and is honored to be serving as its President.