Agile + DevOps East - Conference Speaker: Akiya Mumford

Akiya Mumford

Program Director, Release Train Engineer
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
Akiya Mumford

Akiya Mumford is currently a Program Director at Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, an industry leader in healthcare insurance. She operates as a Release Train Engineer for the Federal Employee Program Member Experience while supporting the transformation of the organization’s product development practices to improve value, quality, and throughput. Prior to Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Akiya was an Agile Delivery Lead at Capital One. There she implemented SAFe Agile Release Trains across Anti-Money Laundering Risk Technology, Credit Card Web and Mobile Technology. She has over 8 years experience in Agile Management with much of that time spent on leading agile transformations and delivering digital products to better service customers. Her first experience with agile was in 2013 when she joined Capital One and led the home loans servicing integration team of software engineers. Akiya has served as Scrum Master, Agile Delivery Lead, Agile Coach, and Release Train Engineer.