Adlai  Wertman

Adlai Wertman

Professor of Clinical Management and Organization

MBA, University of Pennsylvania; BA, SUNY at Stony Brook

Contact info

awertman@marshall.usc.eduPhone: 213-740-9910Fax: 213-740-2976

Concentration

K-12 Education Policy

Adlai Wertman

 

Adlai Wertman is a Professor of Clinical Entrepreneurship and Founding Director of the Brittingham Social Enterprise Lab at the USC Marshall School of Business. Wertman spent seven years as President and CEO of Chrysalis, the only non-profit in Los Angeles devoted solely to helping homeless change their lives through employment.

Prior to Chrysalis, he spent 18 years as Managing Director and Manager of Prudential Securities' West Coast Public Investment Banking Group. He has taught non-profit management at UCLA, and is a Senior Fellow at the UCLA School of Public Affairs and a Wexner Heritage Fellow.

Wertman consults with not-for-profits and government groups on fundraising, strategic planning, and governance, and is a frequent speaker on social responsibility, social enterprise and public/private partnerships.

Experience

Professional Experience:

Adlai Wertman spent seven years as President and CEO of Chrysalis, the only non-profit in Los Angeles devoted solely to helping homeless change their lives through employment. Prior to Chrysalis, Professor Wertman spent 18 years as Managing Director and Manager of Prudential Securities' West Coast Public Investment Banking Group. He has taught non-profit management at UCLA, and is a Senior Fellow at the UCLA School of Public Affairs and a Wexner Heritage Fellow. Professor Wertman consults with not-for-profits and government groups on fundraising, strategic planning, and governance, and is a frequent speaker on social responsibility, social enterprise and public/private partnerships.

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