Jennifer A. Chatman is the Cortese Distinguished Professor of Management at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley. She was the Marvin Bower Fellow at the Harvard Business School in 2001-02, and on the faculty of the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern from 1987-1993. She received her Ph.D. from UC Berkeley. Professor Chatman’s research and consulting focus on the business advantages of leveraging organizational culture and leading strategic change, and she has worked with a variety of companies. She teaches a variety of executive management and MBA courses focusing on leveraging high performance cultures, leading change, and making effective decisions.