Carlton Nettleton, Chief Product Owner
Carlton is the Chief Product Owner of Applied Frameworks, a management consulting firm that teaches, coaches, and mentors their clients to deliver extraordinary, software-powered products. He has over eighteen years of experience working side-by-side with his clients and is passionate about unlocking human potential to drive sustainable growth using Scrum and Agile.
Carlton got his start in Agile software development with Extreme Programming (XP) over eighteen years ago and has never looked back. For ten years, Carlton was the President of Look Forward Consulting and joined Applied Frameworks in 2019 looking to join a great team so that he could make a larger business impact. He is the author of the book, Fourteen Observations of Good Scrum Practice, and the co-creator of CSP Fast Pass.
Carlton graduated from Boston College with a B.S. in Geophysics and has a Master’s degree in Geophysics from San Diego State University. He has been a Certified ScrumMaster® since 2005 and a Certified Scrum Trainer® since 2011.
Carlton is bilingual in English and Spanish and lives in Lisbon with his family and his dog, Riley.