Daniel Goleman


  • Stockton, California

  • Amherst College, Alfred P. Sloan Scholar & graduated magna cum laude

  • Harvard, Ford Foundation Fellow, M.A. and Ph.D. in clinical psychology and personality development

  • Currently lives in the Berkshires of Massachusetts with his wife Tara Bennett-Goleman, a psychotherapist. He has two grown sons and several grandchildren.

  • Visiting faculty member at Harvard

  • Co-founder of the Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning at the Yale University Child Studies Center (now at the University of Illinois at Chicago)

  • Co-chairman of The Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations, based in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University