Amy Wilkinson

Amy Wilkinson (senior fellow 2009-2012)

Amy Wilkinson is writing a book on new paradigms in leadership.  Her research focuses on entrepreneurial leaders across sectors.  Previously Wilkinson served as a senior policy advisor in the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) and as a White House Fellow.  An experienced international business and economics executive, Wilkinson joined the White House USTR from McKinsey & Company, where she advised corporate clients on strategy and its implementation.  Before that, she worked as an investment banker at JP Morgan and was the founder and CEO of Alegre, a Mexican art-export company.  Wilkinson began her career as the chief of protocol for the United States Embassy in Mexico.  She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and holds a BA in political science and English, an MA in sociology, and an MBA from Stanford University.