William O'Brien, MBA, JD

Associate Professor of Practice, Graduate School of Management, Clark University
Will O'Brien is an experienced business executive, change agent, consultant, entrepreneur, teacher, and attorney. He is an associate professor of practice at the Clark University Graduate School of Management. After teaching management courses for several years, O'Brien turned his focus to environmental sustainability in business. As a capstone advisor, O'Brien created an experiential learning course focused on sustainable development, which has recently been expanded in support of the Master of Liberal Arts (ALM), development practice. The course enables students to prepare sustainability action as well as community development plans for businesses, nonprofits, and communities worldwide. Through this course, students have created and delivered plans for over 340 organizations in support of implementing sustainable development goals.


  • MBA University of Albany
  • JD Suffolk University Law School