Whitney L. Benns
Consultant, Triad Consulting Group, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.S., University of Utah; J.D., Harvard
Professor Benns is a consultant at Triad Consulting Group, a Cambridge-based consulting firm specializing in the field of conflict resolution. There she works with corporate,...Continue Reading
Professor Benns is a consultant at Triad Consulting Group, a Cambridge-based consulting firm specializing in the field of conflict resolution. There she works with corporate, nonprofit, and government clients to build management and leadership capacity in negotiation, feedback, and conflict management. Professor Benns has worked with a range of clients including Mercy House Shelter, Capital One, Ropes & Gray, Topps, Genzyme, and Linkage Women in Leadership Institute. She has coached students in negotiation and difficult conversations at Tufts Gordon Institute on Leadership at the School of Engineering and the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and served as a teaching assistant for semester-long negotiation workshops at MIT Sloan School of Management and Harvard Law School. Professor Benns has also facilitated executive education programs for the Harvard Program on Negotiation.
Professor Benns has written articles for the Atlantic and the Guardian, and was a contributor to OnLabor.org. She is also a fellow with the Systemic Justice Project at Harvard Law School.
Professor Benns is from Salt Lake City, Utah, and stayed in the Rockies for college. She has a B.S. in Political Science, International Relations and Campaign Management from the University of Utah, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.