Dr. Terri Horton is a work futurist and founder of FuturePath, LLC. She is a future of work expert. Her
expertise sits at the intersection of the future of work, artificial intelligence, and the impact on business and
people strategies. She is a consultant, corporate trainer, futurist coach, international speaker, and author that
delivers high-impact and future-focused strategies and solutions for organizations, business professionals,
Dr. Horton is a widely recognized thought leader on the future of work, an international speaker, and a
subject-matter expert with two global research consultancies. She has provided strategic insights for the
Pew Research Center, Forbes, and the Obama Foundation Scholars Program. She is an advisory board
member for the global Artificial Intelligence Forum and the MIT Global Technology Review Panel. Dr.
Horton’s prior experience includes marketing and advertising leadership and executive roles with global
media organizations and administrative roles in higher education. She is a TEDx speaker Forbes 2021 50
over 50 nominee and in 2021 authored the book Force Majeure: A Futurist’s Guide to Boldly Thriving on
Your Terms in Future of Work, available on Amazon.
Dr. Horton holds a doctorate in education focused on organizational change and leadership from the
University of Southern California. She holds a Master of Arts in organizational management, an MBA with
a concentration in marketing, micro-credentials in AI business strategy from Massachusetts Institute of
Technology, data analytics and human resources from Cornell University, and training in futures studies
from the Institute of the Future. She is a Workhuman® Certified Professional, EQ-i 2.0/EQ360 certified to
assess, coach, and train leaders on emotional intelligence, holds SHRM-CP, PHR, and SWP human resource
industry credentials. Dr. Horton is also an instructor in the University of California and California State
University systems and a course facilitator at Cornell University.