Russell Ouellette is President and Managing Partner of Sojourn Partners, an Executive Coaching and Organizational Development Firm. Before joining Sojourn in 2001, Russ managed organizational development at Raytheon Company’s corporate headquarters. He has held many leadership positions in finance, information technologies, engineering, marketing, human resources and manufacturing.
Dr. Ouellette currently writes a column for the New Hampshire Business Review entitled The Future of Everything and recently published The New Hampshire Leadership Advantage, which is a tribute the some of the best leaders who are shaping NH Business. In addition to teaching graduate students at New England College, he hosts the quarterly conference that brings together NH leaders to share best practices in Organizational Development and Strategy. He also speaks to leadership groups about how to develop and mine organizational and professional networks for results.
Dr. Ouellette holds a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from the School of Advanced Studies in Phoenix Arizona. His research on social relationships within organizational settings is contemporary and ground breaking. He also received his MBA from Southern New Hampshire University and his Bachelors in Marketing from Plymouth State University. He has designed and taught many graduate level courses, but his specialty is teaching Thesis.
Dr. Ouellette resides in Bedford, New Hampshire with his wife and two children. Active in the New Hampshire community, he serves on the Boards at the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Board, Serenity Place and of the New Hampshire Economic Development Advisory Council. Dr. Ouellette is also a graduate of Leadership New Hampshire and Leadership Manchester, two programs that provide the opportunity for active leaders to come together to shape policies that will improve life for the citizens and strengthen the businesses of New Hampshire.