Andrew Black, Ph.D.
Senior Consultant | Columbia, MO
Andrew is an Organization Development (OD) expert, helping companies develop increased capacity to fulfill their missions. His special talent is to mobilize groups toward critical business-focused outcomes. He has extensive experience as a facilitator of complex, high stakes meetings and trains other consultants to develop their facilitation skills.
Andrew is a masterful group facilitator and in-person and virtual classroom learning leader. Since joining Interaction Associates, he has also held senior leadership responsibilities and contributed to our instructional design by developing courses in teamwork, meeting management, coaching, e-learning, and web-based program design. Other areas of expertise include leadership development, strategic planning, values clarification, and team building.
In addition to his work as a consultant, Andrew is an accomplished playwright and has had several plays produced across the United States. This creative work helped develop his expert storytelling skills and powers his ability to develop compelling narratives in the service of business outcomes.
Andrew holds a Bachelor of Arts in Radio/TV from Indiana University, a Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from San Francisco State University, and a Master of Fine Arts in playwriting from Ohio University. In May of 2023, Andrew completed his Ph.D. in Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Andrew's extensive client experience includes engagements with AT&T, Apple, Genentech, Sephora, DuPont, Pacific Gas and Electric, Nordstrom, The Gap, UC-SF, and KPMG.
Back to Our Team