Patriot: Jim Rough


Jim Rough is a social innovator and Director of the Center for Wise Democracy ( He is a speaker, seminar leader and author of the book, “Society’s Breakthrough! Releasing Essential Wisdom and Virtue in All the People.”(2002). As a business consultant in the twentieth century Jim developed “Dynamic Facilitation” and “The Wisdom Council Process,” which have now been adopted into the constitutions of two states of Austria. He and others teach seminars on these methods all over the world. His recent seminar, “Essential Wisdom for Solving Society’s Biggest Problems”, offers a holistic strategy for sparking national and global transformation. His formal education includes an BA degree in Physics from Occidental College, plus Masters degrees in Electrical Engineering and Business from Columbia University.


On Tour:
25th June – Friday – Portland,OR
26th June – Saturday – Seattle, WA