Educational Background

Harvard Business School, MBA;  Yale School of Architecture, MCP

Professional Background

Barbara Thornton is an entrepreneur with a solid skill set in initiating new projects, working with problem solving, organizational development, change management and strategic facilitation. She brings a combination of deep experience in public policy,  internet technology, social services and theater.  She offers a strong educational background and a passionate interest in issues facing organizations in transition.  Her background includes experience working with populations in need of special support including policy and financial interventions.

New Sector Motivation

The extraordinarily high level of collegiality in service of change and capacity building in the non-profit sector nationally.