Andre Carothers is co-founder of the Rockwood Leadership Institute and senior partner at Spruce Advisers, a consulting firm for social benefit entities. He has 30 years’ experience in organizations that promise a social return, including management, executive coaching, program development, leadership training, evaluation and philanthropy. He specializes in helping CEOs, Executive Directors and senior managers hone their skills in creating powerful teams and effective outcomes.
Clients include Greenpeace, Sierra Club, Center for Environmental Health, Forest Ethics, As You Sow, Furthur Foundation, Terralingua, the International Forum on Globalization, Mother and Others for Milk Safety, New Media Ventures, Weinmann Charitable Trust, Community Matters, Sumofus.org, New Place Fund, Rainforest Action Network and International Rivers.
He serves on the Board of Directors of the Rainforest Action Network, the Story of Stuff Project, and the Mother Jones Media Group.