Dr. Jerry Jellison has been a full professor of social psychology at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles for 30 years, plus serving as the Director of the Applied Psychology graduate program. He held previous appointments at the University of Texas, Austin and Duke University.

As president, now chairman of the board, of the 55,000 member USC Credit Union, Dr. Jellison has lead an increase in assets from $2 million to over $400 million.  This real world experience informs his ideas on implementing change.

Jerry has been teaching his practical techniques for overcoming resistance to business professionals throughout the world for the past 25 years.  He has extensive experience consulting with all levels of management.

His book, Overcoming Resistance, published by Simon & Schuster, was a Fortune Book Club selection and was named a top business book of the year. Managing the Dynamics of Change was published by McGraw Hill in 2006. Life After Grad School was published in 2010 by Oxford University Press.