Advisory Board

Dr. Verne Wheelwright

Verne Wheelwright, Ph.D. spent over 30 years in international trade. He is now founder of the Personal Futures Network, which helps you to plan for your own future while learning how to to think long-term in all aspects of your life, including your career.
He is a member of the Association of Professional Futurists, the World Future Society, and the World Future Studies Federation. He has also contributed to sections of the Shaping Tomorrow web site and written articles for journals, books, and other publications including FO/futureorientation, Futures Research Quarterly, Foresight, and The Futurist.
Verne authored Software for Futurists — Scanning, Personal Futures: Foresight & Futures Studies for Individuals, A Personal Futures Workbook, A Personal Approach to Strategic Foresight, The forces that drive our lives, Ageing: a personal futures perspective, A profession in the future?, and the innovative Amazon download Personal futuring: a step-by-step guide; A professional futurist explains how to blaze your own path to success.
Verne earned his BS in Business Administration from the University of Oregon in 1957, earned his MA in Studies of the Future at the University of Houston Clear Lake in 2000, and earned his PhD in Personal Futures at Leeds Metropolitan University, UK in 2006.
Read his blog Your Future.