T. Irene Sanders

T. Irene Sanders
  • Executive Director and Founder
    Washington Center for Complexity & Public Policy

Graduate: Duke Univ.; Medical College of Georgia; Fellowship, Leadership and Organizational Change, Johns Hopkins. Formerly: originated and hosted series for public TV; Legislative Assistant to US Senator Sam Nunn. 1998-99, with Colorado Center for Chaos and Complexity, Univ. of Colorado. 2005-07, Visiting Professor, CTU Institute for Advanced Studies. Helps individuals and organizations see, understand and influence the dynamics of the real world context in which their decisions are being made. Pioneered the application of chaos theory and complexity science to strategic thinking-the most essential skill in today's fast-paced, interconnected and rapidly changing world; created the FutureScape® visual thinking tool now being used to enhance strategic thinking/planning and scenario-building exercises in organizations. Currently, Executive Director and Founder, Washington Center for Complexity & Public Policy. Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Complexity in Leadership and Management. Author of Strategic Thinking and the New Science: Planning in the Midst of Chaos, Complexity and Change (1998).