Darin Harris

Darin Harris Headshot
Interim Director
191 Bascom

Darin and OQI staff facilitate initiatives across campus, which include strategic planning, process improvement, transforming curriculum, restructuring programs and departments, developing effective academic units, and improving administrative services. He has worked as a consultant and facilitator in OQI since 2004. Recently, he received a distinguished prefix title at UW-Madison and was appointed as a faculty affiliate with the La Follette School of Public Affairs.

In 2007, he teamed with FacilitatorU to create a comprehensive, week-long facilitator certification program that has drawn over 500 participants from across the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia; http://www.journeyofcollaboration.com.

At the national level, Darin is a board member of the Network for Change and Continuous Innovation in Higher Education (NCCI).

Before coming to OQI, Darin spent 10 years as a policy facilitator, conflict resolution specialist, and organizational consultant for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. He is an alumnus of UW-Madison and enjoys exploring Madison's rich community with his wife and two children.