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Founder and Senior Partner

Berriault & Associates deliver consulting services with a specialization in showing companies how to evolve their agile environments, process improvement, and quality assurance. Jeremy, the founder of Berriault & Associates departed from the corporate limitations to explore new heights of consultation which reach exceptional value. Berriault & Associates delivers over 100 years of experience, is adaptable to the various Agile frameworks, simplifies complexities with ease, and ensures that every client’s needs are met with a passionate dedication to reach success. Berriault & Associates knows how to build the right strategic relationships to tear down silos and manifest a synergy throughout the organization.

JEREMY

BERRIAULT

Embrace transformation with Jeremy, a seasoned agile specialist and captivating speaker whose prowess in coaching has propelled teams and organizations to unparalleled success. Drawing inspiration from Malcolm Gladwell’s “The Tipping Point,” Jeremy is heralded as a Transformation Maven, boasting over two decades of experience in the agile landscape.

Jeremy’s leadership and communication skills are unparalleled, making him a dynamic speaker who inspires and motivates audiences to adopt agile methodologies and elevate their teams. His presentations are a masterclass, blending real-world examples, practical tips, and invaluable insights to empower audiences, infusing energy into the most challenging projects.

His rare fusion of technical expertise and people skills sets Jeremy apart, resulting from his BSc in Psychology, MBA, and a wealth of tacit knowledge amassed over his 30-year career. A sought-after change specialist, Jeremy excels at demystifying complex concepts, making them accessible to all levels of an organization. From executives to developers, Jeremy effortlessly connects with individuals, forging a shared vision that translates into tangible results.

Whether leading workshops, delivering keynotes, or coaching teams, Jeremy’s passion for agile environments radiates in every endeavour. A true thought leader, he continuously pushes the boundaries of what’s possible, steering organizations toward their full potential.

Beyond coaching, Jeremy is a prolific writer and speaker, featured in top-tier industry publications and conferences. His influence in the Agile community is undeniable, solidifying him as a leading voice in the field.

Jeremy is a multifaceted individual outside the professional realm—internationally competing in Jiu-Jitsu tournaments, bonding with his American Bulldog Charlie, and cherishing moments with his family. A true Renaissance man, Jeremy infuses creativity and passion into every facet of his life.

He spoke at QAI QUEST for many years and is a regular guest on the podcast SPaMCast.

Recently spoke at one of the largest agile conferences, Agile2023.

Associates

Tom Cagley

Cagley

Tom Cagley is a consultant, speaker, author, and coach who leads organizations and teams to unlock their inherent greatness. He has developed estimation models and has supported organizations developing classic and Agile estimates. Tom helps teams and organizations improve cycle time, productivity, quality, morale, and customer satisfaction and then proves it. Mr. Cagley is an internationally respected blogger and podcaster for over 11 years focusing on software processes and measurement. His blog entries and podcasts have been listened to or read well over a million times. He co-authored Mastering Software Project Management: Best Practices, Tools, and Techniques with Murali K. Chemuturi. Tom penned the chapter titled “Agile Estimation Using Functional Metrics” in The IFPUG Guide to IT and Software Measurement. His certifications include CFPS, IT-CMF Tier 2 Certified Associate, CSM, SAFe SPC, TMMi Assessor, and TMMi Professional.

Tom Cagley

Cagley

Tom Cagley is a consultant, speaker, author, and coach who leads organizations and teams to unlock their inherent greatness. He has developed estimation models and has supported organizations developing classic and Agile estimates. Tom helps teams and organizations improve cycle time, productivity, quality, morale, and customer satisfaction and then proves it. Mr. Cagley is an internationally respected blogger and podcaster for over 11 years focusing on software processes and measurement. His blog entries and podcasts have been listened to or read well over a million times. He co-authored Mastering Software Project Management: Best Practices, Tools, and Techniques with Murali K. Chemuturi. Tom penned the chapter titled “Agile Estimation Using Functional Metrics” in The IFPUG Guide to IT and Software Measurement. His certifications include CFPS, IT-CMF Tier 2 Certified Associate, CSM, SAFe SPC, TMMi Assessor, and TMMi Professional.

Chris

Reynolds

Chris Reynolds is a technology leader with 30 years’ experience crossing multiple business verticals including banking, telecom, manufacturing, and logistics. He has experience in all areas of project delivery as well as IT operations. He has always focused on personal, team, and organizational improvement through training, experience, and leadership.

Chris has focused on methodologies, enterprise architecture, and developing effective strategies over the course of his career. This has included coaching and training, executive consulting, and delivery of sustainable solutions.

With a focus on delivering strategically beneficial initiatives, Chris also ensures that he imparts skills and knowledge to the people he works with. Stakeholder satisfaction and improvement are his goals for any engagement.

Valéry

Brosseau

Valéry Brosseau is a passionate speaker, writer, and mental health advocate. Her lived experience with mental illness has taken her on a journey to combat stigma through mental health awareness.

She began volunteering in the mental health field in 2013. Dedicating herself to Distress Centre Durham, she started as a crisis helpline responder and became a mentor, trainer and supervisor. In 2017, DCD awarded her their Volunteer of the Year Award and in 2018, she won Distress and Crisis Ontario’s Spirit of Volunteerism Award.

Her involvement with DCD led her to seek out further education and training in mental health. She holds a diploma in Social Service Work from Humber College and has attended Ryerson University and University of Toronto as a psychology student. She has also completed countless

certificates, such as the Applied Suicide Interventions Skills Training. She is also on the board of directors of Distress and Crisis Ontario.

In 2019, she delivered a TEDx talk on the stigma surrounding suicide. She has also written for organizations such as the National Alliance for Mental Illness and the International Bipolar Foundation.

Valéry’s goal is to start honest conversations about mental health. She now delivers talks and workshops, equipping companies and organizations with the tools and language to support others and manage their own mental health. Some of her previous clients include the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario and CPA Canada.

Valéry

Brosseau

Valéry Brosseau is a passionate speaker, writer, and mental health advocate. Her lived experience with mental illness has taken her on a journey to combat stigma through mental health awareness.

She began volunteering in the mental health field in 2013. Dedicating herself to Distress Centre Durham, she started as a crisis helpline responder and became a mentor, trainer and supervisor. In 2017, DCD awarded her their Volunteer of the Year Award and in 2018, she won Distress and Crisis Ontario’s Spirit of Volunteerism Award.

Her involvement with DCD led her to seek out further education and training in mental health. She holds a diploma in Social Service Work from Humber College and has attended Ryerson University and University of Toronto as a psychology student. She has also completed countless

certificates, such as the Applied Suicide Interventions Skills Training. She is also on the board of directors of Distress and Crisis Ontario.

In 2019, she delivered a TEDx talk on the stigma surrounding suicide. She has also written for organizations such as the National Alliance for Mental Illness and the International Bipolar Foundation.

Valéry’s goal is to start honest conversations about mental health. She now delivers talks and workshops, equipping companies and organizations with the tools and language to support others and manage their own mental health. Some of her previous clients include the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario and CPA Canada.

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