Paul Maher is a senior technology leader at Booz Allen Hamilton with over 25-years of IT experience. For the past four years he has focused on Agile software delivery at the National Science Foundation (NSF). He leads a 100-person Agile software development team focused on the modernization of NSF’s grants management platform. At NSF, he provided leadership for the programs transition from Waterfall to Agile software development. He led efforts to expand Agile practices to include 15 new development and O&M teams following a mix of Scrum and Kanban processes. He also led the introduction of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and has worked with NSF leadership to incorporate the Program/Portfolio Management components of SAFe into the organization.