Alumni (Scholar, Fellow)

Clark Herndon

John L. Colley Jr. Fellow; Patricia Frist Elcan Jefferson Fellow
Nashville, Tennessee
B.S. University of Virginia (2005)
M.B.A. University of Virginia (2011)
Darden School of Business
School of Engineering and Applied Science


Clark is a Partner at Bain & Company, a management consultancy. He works in Bain’s Washington, DC office, and has previously worked for Bain in both Atlanta, GA and Sydney, Australia. Prior to joining Bain in 2006, Clark spent a year working for the International Institute for Sustained Dialogue, helping to manage the SD Campus Network. Clark and his wife Becca (CLAS ’05, Curry ’06) live in Arlington, VA with their three daughters - Isabelle (9), Alexandra (7), and Madeleine (3).

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