Previous to his role at the Center, Russ was founder and partner at TruePoint, a mission-driven consulting company. He is also a former member of the faculty of the Harvard Business School. For nearly three decades Russ has partnered with senior leaders to achieve breakthroughs in large-scale organizational change and innovation, strategy implementation, and the design of complex organizations. He is the author and co-author of numerous articles and books including Higher Ambition: How Great Leaders Create Social and Economic Value.