Managing project managers is a challenge. Neither person is ever on a project together, so how do you peek into their world? Originally we shared an office but when we announced we…
Director of Projects
Suzy Bates loves home improvement, creating textile art, and manages a team of badass managers from her own personal shedquarters.
Contactsuzy@fourkitchens.com 512-454-6659 ext 704
Herder of Cat Herders
Suzy is the Director of Projects at Four Kitchens, helping the project managers engage effectively and reviewing and improving the Four Kitchens process. Suzy has a master’s degree in mechanical engineering and many years of website development under her belt—including being a client, a project manager, developer, product owner, implementer, and even just a user of these systems. Her experiences and insights allow her to advocate for the team, the client, and the project managers. Agile workflow is a particular passion for Suzy: she took Agile Scrum Master training in 2007 and it immediately resonated. Since then, she has advocated for agile practices and recently attended Certified Scrum Product Owner training.
Recent Four Kitchens Projects
Stanford, Dean of Research – Project Manager
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Bits and pieces
Currently obsessed with…
quilting with geometric shapes.
Cioppino and chianti…are the perfect dinner combo.
I can't stop listening to…
the Hamilton soundtrack.
I empower others by…
waiting for them to finish their own sentences.