MSPP Board of Trustees
Jerome Abarbanel, PhD
Jerry Abarbanel is an executive coach and consultant, specializing in Leadership Development, Organization Effectiveness, Cultural Change, Strategy Implementation, and Executive Team-Building. Prior to establishing his own consulting practice, he held a variety of senior level Organization and Management Development positions in such world-class organizations as GTE(now Verizon), General Electric Capital, Dun & Bradstreet, Citibank, and most recently the State Street Corporation, where he served as Senior Vice President of Leadership and Change and head of the award winning State Street Institute. From 2004-2005, he served as Director of Executive Programs at the International Business School at Brandeis University. His client roster includes firms in financial services, defense contracting, software development, manufacturing, real estate, legal services, gaming, health care, and the non-profit sector. Earlier in his career, Jerry worked as a manufacturing engineer for the General Electric Company and New York Telephone and was a full-time faculty member at Columbia University's College of Engineering.