Terry Barnett "was Founding Chairman of both Conflict Management, Inc. (CMI) and the Conflict Management Group (CMG), offshoots of the Harvard Negotiation Project. He assists strategic relationship alliances, facilitates organizational change, advises negotiation teams, conducts negotiation-training workshops, and resolves internal and external disputes. Barnett's clients include corporations, government agencies, banks, multinational organizations, trade associations, universities and other organizations based in the mid-Atlantic region. He also leads courses on international conflict management for the University of North Carolina and Duke University.
"Prior to the founding of CMI, Barnett was a partner in a Washington, DC law firm, served with several committees of the United States Senate, and founded corporations that provided cellular telephone services for numerous U.S. cities.
"Barnett received a Master's Degree in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and a Juris Doctorate from Harvard Law School."