Change Agent

[cheynj ey-juh nt]

Definition of Change Agent

A person who helps the Organization adopt, implement, and sustain Scrum, and understand how best to support and work with Scrum Teams – this includes organizational design. There needs to be at least one Change Agent per Organization. The Change Agent is usually also an Agile Coach (with expertise in organizational behavior), and is considered the ‘senior Scrum Master’ in the Organization.

Examples

There needs to be at least one Change Agent per Organization.

Perhaps the most common cause of failure is: Not embracing Scrum at all organizational levels.

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"Change Agent" ScrumDictionary.com. Accessed Dec 09, 2022. https://scrumdictionary.com/term/change-agent/.