Johanna  Rothman

Johanna Rothman

Johanna Rothman, known as the “Pragmatic Manager,” provides frank advice for your tough problems. She helps leaders and teams see problems, resolve risks, and manage their product development. Johanna was the Agile 2009 conference chair and was the co-chair of the first edition of the Agile Practice Guide. Johanna is the author of these books: • Create Your Successful Agile Project: Collaborate, Measure, Estimate, Deliver • Agile and Lean Program Management: Scaling Collaboration Across the Organization • Manage Your Project Portfolio: Increase Your Capacity and Finish More Projects, 2nd edition • Project Portfolio Tips: Twelve Ideas for Focusing on the Work You Need to Start & Finish Many more!
She writes columns for, and writes two blogs on her web site,, as well as a blog on