More than 40 years experience in strategic and operating leadership.
Works with clients on issues of strategy and scale across a wide range of fields; particularly active with national networks serving disadvantaged youth populations, public education, and voluntary health networks.
Has worked with more than 30 networks, including Boys and Girls Clubs of America, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, YMCA, America’s Promise Alliance, Communities in Schools, NatureServe, Alzheimer's Association, Salvation Army, National Academy Foundation, Public Education Network, and United Way Worldwide.
Joined Bridgespan after 13 years in the biotechnology industry – as chief strategic officer of Organogenesis, the first company to successfully develop a living human skin replacement product; president and CEO of T Cell Sciences; VP marketing and business development for Biogen; EVP and chief strategic officer for Biocode; and chief strategic officer for ImmuLogic.
Before entering the biotech industry, Alan was a manager at Bain & Company and spent 13 years in the diesel engine industry.
Network CEO, chief operating officer, head of planning; corporate and individual funders of network organizations; portfolio managers at foundations who care about networks
Board members of the national and local organizations, beneficiaries of the nonprofit's activities, head of membership, director of development, head of field operations, head of programs
Nonprofit networks dedicated to serving disadvantaged populations, addressing health issues, or the environment
Nonprofit networks with 20 or more local operations