This is where you can find information on my background as a strategist and program manager. There are highlights from my career, details on my areas of expertise, and a little bit about what led me to this point. Thank you for reading.
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“Benjamin Young is a truly exceptional leader and strategist. He always adds value.”
— Allan Luks, Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters (fmr)
“Benjamin has an entrepreneurial flair and the versatility to multitask on a wide range of challenges.”
— Laura Brown, Managing Director, JSTOR
“It would be extremely difficult to overstate Benjamin's contributions. [He has] exceptional management skills... a highly-prized colleague.”
— Kathleen Allegrone, Director, European Affairs, U.S. Department of State (fmr)
Benjamin Young is a strategist, program manager, and mission amplifier.
Benjamin Young has led complex programs and projects at organizations including the American Red Cross, JSTOR, Microsoft, and the U.S. Department of State. He leverages his background in program management, strategic consulting, and analysis to help organizations accelerate the impact of their missions.
Along with an entrepreneurial mindset and proven track record of cross-unit leadership, Benjamin brings to bear his experience developing and implementing cutting-edge technologies at the intersection of creative problem-solving, strategy, and innovation. He helps teams consistently surpass goals across public, private, nonprofit, and academic settings.
Benjamin's interests include foreign affairs, public policy, and social sector breakthroughs. He has served on a number of advisory boards, and is the recipient of distinguished awards for his work.