Pat Reed

Pat Reed,


Pat is an experienced agile executive, coach, transformational leader and adjunct professor. She has proven success transforming large agile organisations and developing world-class enterprise agile practices (including accounting, PMO, portfolio management, strategy, release, DevOps, change, performance management and adaptive career processes and practices).

Pat has 40+ years of experience in leveraging cutting edge technology, delivery and project management methods to solve challenging business problems. Her experience encompasses 15 years as Executive Director at the Walt Disney Company and Walt Disney Pictures & Television, five years at Universal Studios Motion Picture Group, a year as CIO at GameWorks, and leading delivery management services as an Executive at Gap Inc for eight years.

Pat’s unique skills include transformational leadership, connecting strategy to delivery and solving impossible business challenges by leveraging deep domain knowledge of human behaviour, patterns and design thinking, and empirical (scientific) methods with a razor-like focus on value.

Pat regularly speaks at conferences and industry events locally and worldwide. 


  • MBA, IT Woodbury University
  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


  • ICAgile Certified Expert - Delivery Management 
  • ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Project Management 
  • ICAgile Certified Professional - Program and Portfolio Management