Principal Group Program Manager
Aaron Bjork is a Principal Group Program Manager working in Microsoft’s Visual Studio division where he leads the investment in work management, agile project management, reporting, and collaboration. Aaron is a 14-year Microsoft veteran who has spent his career building tools to promote and encourage team productivity. Aaron is a recognized Agile thought leader and speaks regularly with companies around the world on how to improve their software engineering practices.
Aaron joined Microsoft in 2002 working as a software engineer and development lead on the Visual Studio product line. Prior to joining Microsoft, Aaron worked for various startups in the Seattle area. Aaron is passionate about Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) and DevOps and has a strong desire to see teams improve their software engineering practices.
Aaron holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Washington. When he’s not writing code, you’ll find him doing projects with his family on their hobby farm or working to lower his handicap on the golf course.