Warren Bennis is Distinguished Professor of Business Administration at the University of Southern California and the Founding Chairman of its Leadership Institute. He also chairs the Advisory Board of the Kennedy School’s Center for Public Leadership at Harvard University and is the Thomas S. Murphy Distinguished Research Fellow at the Harvard Business School. He is the author of articles and over two dozen books on leadership, change, and creative groups, including Geeks and Geezers; How Era, Values, and Defining Moments Shape Leaders; On Becoming a Leader; Leaders; and Organizing Genius. A former member of four U.S. Presidential Commissions, Bennis is a consultant to many business, political, and government leaders. He lives in Santa Monica, California