Elizabeth McClintock

 

Executive Director

Elizabeth A. McClintock is Executive Director and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Bridgeway Group. Ms. McClintock has 20 years of experience offering consulting services to and designing and implementing negotiation, conflict management, and leadership training programs for both public and private sector organizations around the world. 

Recent work ranges from the co-facilitation of a 6-month conflict resolution training program for the Burundian National Commission on Demobilization and Reintegration; to acting as the lead facilitator for a two-year Liberian government collaborative capacity-building project managed by WWICS; to serving as the team leader for a leadership capacity building program in Timor-Leste. Ms. McClintock has acted as a consultant to the Burundian government and co-facilitated a two-year USAID-funded program to develop a conflict resolution curriculum for Burundian high schools, in partnership with WWICS, the Burundian Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education, and the Burundi Leadership Training Program (BLTP). Ms. McClintock is a founding member of the BLTP, for whom she served as the lead facilitator and program designer for over eight years. 

Ms. McClintock’s change management and organizational capacity building work has included a range of clients such as the Burundian Army, the South African University system, and the World Health Organization.  Ongoing work at WHO focuses on improving the ability of member states to better manage the global health diplomacy process and has resulted in a series of publications, including the book Negotiating Public Health in a Globalized World: Global Health Diplomacy in Action, with co-authors, D. Fairman, D. Chigas, and N. Drager (Springer 2012) and Multistakeholder Dialogue for Women’s and Children’s Health: A Guide for Conveners and Facilitators (PMNCH/WHO 2014) with co-author Laura J. Frost. 

Ms. McClintock has taught and trained in association with numerous leading universities around the world including the Institute for Management Development (IMD), the Graduate Institute (Geneva), the National University of Singapore (NUS), The Fletcher School, Tufts University, University of San Diego, and Kashmir University. Ms. McClintock also periodically guest lectures at Brandeis University, Harvard Law School, UMass Boston, and Columbia University School of Public Health. She is currently an Adjunct Professor at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, D.C.

Prior to co-founding The Bridgeway Group, Ms. McClintock was Director of Programs at Conflict Management Group. Ms. McClintock served four years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco, working as a teacher, a Volunteer leader, and a basketball coach. In addition to her work at The Bridgeway Group, Ms. McClintock is a Managing Partner at CMPartners, LLC.

Ms. McClintock holds an AB from Dartmouth College and an MALD and a Ph.D. from the Fletcher School, Tufts University.