Paul Aliff, Managing Partner

Paul Aliff co-founded Madison Henry in 2005 and provides strategic direction for the firm while serving clients and employees. He has 20+ years of experience in aligning business and technology with a focus on strategic planning, organizational transformation and business development.

Before co-founding Madison Henry, Paul helped build a $25 million consulting practice with a leading Microsoft Gold Partner while earning numerous client and partner satisfaction honors, including Microsoft’s Southeast Partner of the Year.

Beginning his career with Dun & Bradstreet, he developed a strong foundation of information management and commitment to client satisfaction while advancing through progressive levels of responsibility within operations, consulting and business development.

Paul is a 1990 graduate of the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Minor in Communication Studies.

Dr. Charles (Chuck) Suscheck, Managing Partner & Enterprise Agile Coach

Scrumorg-PST_licensed-1000-7           Scrumorg-SPS_outertext-250 

 

 

Dr. Charles (Chuck) Suscheck helps clients realize the benefits of Agile principles and pursue organizational agility.

A Managing Partner with Madison Henry, Chuck leverages over 25 years of experience to serve industry leaders in the roles of Enterprise Agile Coach and Professional Scrum Trainer (PST), the latter in partnership with Scrum.org (led by the co-creator of Scrum, Ken Schwaber). Chuck focuses on helping organizations realize the benefits of Agile principles and practices such as enhancing their ability to manage changing priorities, increased visibility and better alignment of business and IT.

As an Enterprise Agile Coach, Chuck helps clients develop and execute strategies for applying agile principles throughout their organization that often include frameworks such as Evidence Based Management and Scaled Professional Scrum with the Nexus Framework.

As a Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) with Scrum.org, Chuck is one of a select few PSTs across the world who facilitates 9 of Scrum.org’s 10 Professional Training and Certification Programs, including Professional Scrum Foundations (PSF), Professional Scrum Master I and II (PSM I and II), Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO), Professional Scrum Product Owner-Advanced (PSPO-A) , Professional Scrum Developer (PSD), Professional Scrum with Kanban (PSK), Scaled Professional Scrum (SPS) and Professional Agile Leadership Essentials (PAL-E).

Before joining Madison Henry, Chuck was the founding partner of Juniper Hill Associates where he served as an Enterprise Agile Coach and Professional Scrum Trainer. Prior to founding Juniper Hill Associates, he consulted with industry leaders such as Motorists Insurance Group, American Airlines and Wolters Kluwer.

Chuck has earned a DCS of Computer Science from Colorado Technical University, an MS in Computer Information Science from Cleveland State University and a BS in Computer Science from Edinboro University.

 

Mark Noneman, Managing Partner & Enterprise Lean-Agilist

Scrumorg-PST_licensed-1000-7  LKU-seal-trainer_S  cert_mark_SPC_small_150px-300x300  

A Managing Partner with Madison Henry since 2015, Mark Noneman leverages over 25 years of experience to serve industry leaders in the roles of Enterprise Lean-Agile Coach, Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) in partnership with Scrum.org (led by the co-creator of Scrum, Ken Schwaber), Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) in partnership with Kanban University (led by the developer of the Kanban Method, David Anderson) and SAFe Program Consultant (SPC). Mark focuses on helping organizations apply Lean and Agile principles and practices to improve quality, increase productivity and deliver value faster.

As a Professional Scrum Trainer (PST), Mark is one of a select few PSTs who regularly teaches Scrum.org’s entire curriculum, including Professional Scrum Foundations (PSF), Professional Scrum Master (PSM), Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) and Professional Scrum Developer (PSD) courses. In addition to serving as a PST, Mark holds certifications with Scrum.org for Professional Scrum Master (PSM, PSM II, PSM III), Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO I, PSPO II) and Professional Scrum Developer (PSD).

As an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), Mark facilitates Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) and Kanban Management Professional I & II (KMP I, KMP II) training and accreditation programs, as well as workshops on Kanban simulations and systems.

As a certified SAFe Program Consultant  (SPC), Mark frequently leads organizations through Lean-Agile transformations at scale through training and coaching.  He's currently licensed to teach SAFe's curriculum of courses, including Leading SAFe (SA), SAFe for Teams (SP), SAFe Release Train Engineer (RTE), SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) and SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM) and often facilitates workshops following classes dedicated to areas such as PI Planning, Value Stream/ART Identification and Lean Portfolio Management.

As an Enterprise Lean-Agile Coach, Mark helps organizations develop and execute strategies for extending and expanding Agile across their enterprise. He is certified in and frequently utilizes scaling approaches such as Scrum.org's Scaled Professional Scrum with Nexus, Scaled Agile Inc.'s Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS).

Before joining Madison Henry, Mark was the founding partner of Agility Software where he served as an Enterprise Agile Coach and Professional Scrum Trainer. Prior to founding Agility Software, he helped lead the Agile Center of Excellence for the world’s fifth largest defense contractor, Northrop Grumman.

Mark earned a BS in Engineering from the University of Los Angeles, California and an MS in Electrical Engineering from San Diego State University.