Denise  Canty, MBA, PMP, PMI-RMP, CSQE, CSM, SFC Author of Evaluating Organization Development


Senior Agile Program Manager Consultant
Cenden Company Inc.

Denise Canty is a Project Management Professional (PMP), a Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP) a Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE) and a Certified Scrum Master (CSM). She is married to James Canty and has one son, one daughter and one granddaughter. Denise has worked as an independent consultant through her company, Cenden Company, Inc. for the past 17 years. She is passionate about agile methods (XP, Scrum), writing, IT Project/Program Management, SharePoint and marketing.


Denise Canty is an IT Project/Program Manager Consultant with extensive experience with Government, State and commercial clients. She has been an independent consultant since 1998.

She enjoys movies (the scarier, the better), walking, light jogging and seafood (except crabs).

She also enjoys spending time with her family; husband James, daughter Raven, son Trae-Edward and her delightful, spoiled granddaughter, Versailles Isabella-Vision.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Her professional experience includes but is not limited to:

    1 Quality Management
    2 Agile Methods (XP, Scrum)
    3 Project/Program Management
    4 Management Consultant
    5 Technical Writing

Personal Interests

    Agile project management, marketing, writing, volunteering and spending time with family and friends.


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PM Network January 2015

"Regulated Businesses Can Use Agile"

Published: Jan 31, 2015 by PM Network January 2015
Authors: Donovan Burba, Denise Canty-contributor
Subjects: Business & Management, Information Technology

Denise Canty provided significant input as to whether or not regulated businesses are suitable candidates for agile methods.