CMMI Appraisals, Introduction to CMMI Courses, ISO, and Process Improvement.



Our leadership coaches will help you and your organization grow.



As an Atlassian Solution Partner, we provide consulting and implementation of JIRA, Confluence in support of Process Improvement.



Comskil Presents Agile Solutions at General Dynamics Agile Software Summit!

GV headshot.jpgApril 26, 2017 - Galina Knopman, President & CEO and Vonda Burns, Business & Special Projects Mgr. presented Comskil, Inc.’s innovative and Agile Business and IT Solutions to some of General Dynamics (GD) top Technical Managers, Program Managers, Business Development, and IT Experts across various GD businesses. The Summit focused on Agile Software Development and offered GD attendees an overview of what Agile is and how to use it.

Comskil presented attendees with a summary of our history, lines of business and of course, our exciting CMMI On-Line and Agile Solutions (utilizing Atlassian tools) work we provide to our government and private industry customers throughout the United States.

Comskil has been consulting and training for 20 years as a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB). We have used Agile techniques for the past 10 years, first internally, then with our clients. We are an Atlassian Solution Partner with a top-notch consulting staff. Additionally, we have been performing CMMI Institute Partners leading appraisals, consulting and providing instruction. You can’t have Technology and Process without People - Comskil provides leadership coaching, organizational development, change management, team development, and facilitation with over 25 International Coach Federation certified coaches on staff. Good Ideas From Good People!

Exciting Update!

Comskil’s Atlassian Solution Partner Program Participation

April 4, 2017

Several months ago Comskil announced its participation in Atlassian’s new Solution Partner Program. While Comskil is currently an Atlassian’s Enterprise Expert, over the last few months, our team has been taking part in extensive Atlassian training.   Some of our team has already completed the Technical Sales Professional Certification!  We are half-way to reaching our goal as a Gold Level Atlassian Solution Partner!  We look forward to continuing to assist our current and future clients while we enhance and accelerate our potential!

Go Comskil!

Kenneth Rowe Joins Comskil!

kenfp.JPGKenneth Rowe has joined Comskil as our Technical Support Consultant.  Ken has over 30 years of experience in the IT industry.  After graduating as the top biology student in his undergraduate class, he became a software applications instructor for several years. From there, he transitioned to programming.  For the past 15 years, he has worked with Java and relational databases to develop web-based software applications.

In his free time, Ken loves to do triathlons.  His blog can be found at:


Atlassian Solution Partner!

Exciting News! 

Comskil Announces Atlassian Solution Partner Program Participation



January 17, 2017

Comskil is proud to announce its participation in Atlassian’s new Solution Partner Program. Comskil is currently an Atlassian’s Enterprise Expert. Over the next several months, we will participate in extensive training to to earn the Atlassian Solution Partner certification.

The products and services we provide will remain the same, our expertise will be enhanced. We look forward to continuing to assist our current and future clients while we enhance and accelerate our potential!

Comskil Offers Intro to CMMI for Development!




Want to make sure you pass your appraisal with flying colors?


Sign up with us for Intro to CMMI for Development, January 25, 26 and 27th.

Taught by Instructor and Lead Appraiser Galina Knopman, ACC.

Register today by contacting us at 301-896-0698. 

Welcome Dana!

Dana-3.jpgDana Jansen joined us this fall as a Sr. Atlassian Technical Consultant.  She quickly rose to the position of Comskil' s Technical Lead overseeing all of our technological processes and systems. Dana is a vastly experienced Sr. Software Configuration Manager who is passionate about creating and managing standards for processes and procedures.  She's an Atlassian Expert specializing in designing, administering, configuring, training, monitoring, upgrading, programming and testing Atlassian’s suite of software. Dana is very creative and a visionary. Her background in art has aided in her ability to present customers with unique and cognizant ideas and solutions for systems.

Dana spends her free time designing jewelry and enjoying cultural activities. Whether bicycling or riding a motorcycle, Dana’s camera is never far behind as she travels the world. 

Welcome Dana!

Galina & Comskil Team Enjoyed the 2016 Atlassian Summit!

Atlassian Summit 2016_2.jpg


2016 Atlassian Summit

San Jose, CA

September 12 -14, 2016



Vonda Joins Comskil!

Vonda Burns is the Office and Client Relations Manager for Comskil, Inc., serving as the principal liaison between the firm and its valued clients and coaches. Vonda possesses twenty years of executive office administration experience in the legal, non-profit, and corporate arenas throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Some of Vonda’s strongest professional attributes are research, organization, project management, and client/customer relations. She is a “Jill of all Trades” with natural communication and leadership skills.

A native of Buffalo, NY, Vonda is an avid Stephen King and suspense novel reader. She loves watching HGTV and the Food Network channels while serving as a judge when her family re-enacts “Chopped” episodes!


Comskil welcomes a new team member: Larry Stern!  Larry joined our Atlassian team in early March and have hit the ground running, demonstrating his knowledge and expertise.

larry stern headshot.jpg

Larry Stern, Atlassian Sales and Account Manager

Larry joins us as Atlassian Sales and Account Manager. His background includes Project Management and Business Analysis with superior customer engagement and account management skills. Larry is an experienced leader in the commercial and public sectors focused on IT program management, process improvement, and issue/risk/change management.


Please join us in welcoming him to our team!


galina short head shot.jpg

Good News!  Galina Knopman's VPS (Visualize Personal Success) Webinar has been approved by the ICF for 1 CCE Unit!

The VPS model is a four step model for personal transformation and is used in coaching engagements to help clients achieve their goals. The VPS model has deep and powerful questions (coaching questions) for reflection for each of the four steps and a natural progression from start to finish. The model is based both on scientific research in the areas of neuroscience, psychology, and systems theory, and from data collected from 20 years of research using this model.

For more information and to register for the VPS Webinar, click here!


Subscribe to Comskil, Inc. RSS