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John F. McGuire III, BS, MBA

A graduate of Iona College with a BS in chemistry, Professor Jack McGuire completed his graduate studies with an MBA from Harvard University. He also served as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps. He has prior teaching experience in the business programs at Babson College and Boston College, and currently teaches crisis management at the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College.
Prior to joining the Tuck faculty in 2008, Professor McGuire was President and CEO of the American Red Cross, leading efforts in the response to Hurricane Katrina. He previously served in senior executive positions in major U.S. and European corporations including Johnson & Johnson and E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company, as well as smaller biotech early-stage companies.
He has been a member of the advisory boards of LEK Consulting (a business strategy consulting firm) and Insigniam Performance (a consulting firm specializing in culture change and performance management). Much of his career has involved managing organizational transitions and culture change.
Jack is an expert in public policy and management. His current research focuses on strategic planning in healthcare and change in change-resistant organizations.