About us

AgileSavant is a top-tier SAFe training and coaching provider, having trained more SAFe certified professionals than roughly 86% of all SAFe Partners worldwide. With some of the highest rated SAFe trainers in the industry, we pride ourselves on our outstanding training quality. Our SAFe trainers are held to the highest standards, required to maintain exceptional course feedback scores as well as possess extensive “real-world” SAFe implementation and advisory experience in order to teach under the AgileSavant brand.

Check out our SAFe Training and Business Agility Coaching offerings:

Business Agility Coaching
Service Descriptions

Business Agility creates an adaptable organization that can achieve business results.
What are the goals of your enterprise?  
AgileSavant can help with the below and other Business Agility Coaching offerings:

Enterprise Agility Coaching:

Maximize organizational potential with our agility coaching. Empower your enterprise to adopt and succeed with lean-agile by embedding SAFe values, principles, and practices throughout the culture.

SAFe Implementation Roadmap Coaching:

Step confidently into the SAFe ecosystem with our expert guidance. We provide customized SAFe Implementation Roadmap coaching for a seamless enterprise transformation.

Team-Level Agile Coaching:

Unlock team synergy with our Team-Level Agile coaching. We help teams harness the power of lean-agile to deliver faster, better, and more efficiently through SAFe’s Team & Technical Agility values, principles, and best practices.

Lean Portfolio Management Coaching:

Manage your business portfolio efficiently with our LPM coaching. Drive strategy and investment decisions for optimal outcomes.

Continuous Learning Culture w/ Custom Worshops:

We help organizations build an environment that fosters continuous innovation and growth through our custom lean-agile workshops.

Agile Leadership Coaching: 

Lead with agility. Our coaching services empower leaders to drive change, inspire innovation, and guide the organization towards continued success.   Leaders lead the change.

Value Stream Management Coaching:

Find and optimize your Operational and Development value streams. Our VSM coaching guides you in understanding, mapping, and improving your organization’s value streams for improved business outcomes.

Agile Product Management Coaching:

Elevate your product management practices with our APM coaching. We help you align product strategies with market needs for increased customer satisfaction and business growth.

DevOps and Release on Demand Coaching: 

Streamline your software delivery process with our DevOps coaching. We help you implement a release-on-demand mindset for improved productivity and faster time-to-market.

SAFe Measure and Grow Assessments:

Elevate your Agile maturity with our Measure and Grow assessments. We help you identify strengths, pinpoint areas for improvement, and craft a roadmap for continual Lean-Agile evolution.

SAFe Implementation Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V):

Ensure your SAFe implementation is on track with our Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) services. Get an unbiased perspective from us regarding your SAFe journey’s success.

SAFe Solicitation Support and Partnering:

Strengthen your RFP, RFI, and RFQ responses with our expert solicitation support or bring us on as a partner. We help ensure compliance and quality in your SAFe-related solicitations for the private and government sectors.

Our Team

Kristen & David Tilghman are the Co-Founders of AgileSavant. Both bring years of experience in leading SAFe implementations and delivering SAFe and other Lean-Agile training & coaching offerings. To learn more about Kristen, David and the rest of our team’s wealth of experience and impressive credentials, check out our social media profile links below and feel free to connect. The folks at AgileSavant will be glad to hear from you and add you to our continuously expanding network of Lean-Agile Professionals!

David Tilghman

Chief Agility Coach & CEO

Kristen Tilghman

Enterprise Agility Coach & COO

Jamie Shopland

Enterprise Agility Coach

Greig Fields

Enterprise Agility Coach

Bill Wheeler

Enterprise Agility Coach

Client examples and testimonials

David and the AgileSavant team demonstrate their passion for agile and specifically how coaching and training in agile is a joy to be part of and watch. Their combined knowledge, belief and practice in agile and SAFe agile is deep. I would recommend AgileSavant training to any individual or organization looking to brush up or make a wholesale shift.

C. Volker, Senior Director – Product & Marketing Communications at DC Area Financial Services Firm

Thanks David Tilghman and AgileSavant LLC for one of the best courses I’ve had the pleasure to take. Excited to now be a SAFe Certified Practitioner!

W. Guevara, Solution Delivery Manager – Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Start your Business Agility Journey with us today!

Latest news

Through our Business Agility Coaching and Training Services, the folks at AgileSavant have a lot to share in regards to Lean-Agile values, principles, and best practices– particularly in regards to the Scaled Agile Framework. We capture many of these experiences and share them with our clients, students, and the general public via our blog. Check back from time to time to see if we cover any topics of interest to you; otherwise you may see a link to our postings on LinkedIn. We certainly encourage different perspectives, so feel free to leave comments.  
David & Kristen


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