The Scrum guide says that Scrum recognizes no titles for Development Team members, regardless of the work being performed by the person. But wait! I’m a Business Analyst, not a developer.

This talk will discuss how a BA fits in and adds value to a Scrum team and what makes a BA a desirable Scrum team member.


Melissa Keesing is an Agile Coach, Product Owner, and Scrum Master in Cardinal Solutions’ Columbus office. A committed teacher of individual growth, she delves into the Agile mindset to help people realize their best, with focus on fostering strengths, developing confidence, and discovering courage. Melissa experiences success by openly inspiring others to add value with every single action and decision.