Chris Soderquist (Pontifex Consulting) has over twenty years’ experience as a strategy and leadership consultant, coach and educator, with a diverse set of clients from the private and public sectors. He is a Visiting Executive Lecturer at UVa’s Darden School of Business, an instructor for the Boeing Engineering Leadership Program, and faculty member for the Georgia Health Policy Center legislative training program. Chris is a contributing author to The Change Handbook (Berrett-Koehler, 2008). He is the creator of an award-winning video, Finding Leverage for NACDD and a systems thinking video series for the CDC.  

Chris’s most recent focus areas include adaptive learning and leadership; collective impact processes; community / regional well-being (including economic, public health, energy and environmental policy); NGO strategic planning; and local, community-based sustainability efforts. Additionally, his research interests include linking dynamic modeling with social network analysis, as well as dashboard/scorecard development, implementation, and monitoring.