Kimberly Wiefling is President of Wiefling Consulting, co-founder of Silicon Valley Alliances, and the author of the irreverent book “Scrappy Project Management”, which has been translated into Japanese by Nikkei Business Press. She is a globally experienced business leadership consultant and workshop facilitator who turns managers into leaders and groups of people into real teams. Kimberly specializes in global team effectiveness – helping diverse groups of people achieve what seems impossible, but is merely difficult. A scientist by education, Kimberly earned an M.S. in physics and a B.S. in chemistry and physics. She earned her certificate in program and project management through UC Santa Cruz Silicon Valley, where she then taught program and project management for 6 years. Kimberly’s expertise is to make the “impossible” inevitable. She has worked with people from over 50 different countries, and she’s determined to transform Planet Earth one inspired and engaged team at a time!