Russ Linden is a management educator and author. His major areas of expertise include change management, performance improvement, and collaboration. He has written five books, his most recent being "Leading Across Boundaries: Creating Collaborative Agencies in a Networked World" (Jossey-Bass, 2010).

His clients have included several intelligence, natural-resource and defense agencies; the Departments of State, Treasury, Interior, Veterans Affairs and Education; more than 40 state and local government agencies; and nonprofits in the U.S. and Israel.

Russ Liden