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Carri Hulet

Senior Mediator

Carri Hulet is a Senior Mediator at the Consensus Building Institute where she leads CBI’s Women and Consensus Building Initiative and facilitates diverse groups working on public issues including climate change, water quality, energy, transportation, and smart growth. Carri is a skilled negotiation trainer, providing trainings for companies, nonprofit organizations, and government entities.  Carri also teaches at the Harvard Program on Negotiation. Carri started her work in this field with the Massachusetts Office of Public Collaboration and just before coming to CBI she was a project manager with The Langdon Group in Salt Lake City.  

Areas of Focus

Much of Carri’s recent work has focused on the impact of the changing climate on coastal towns and industries. She oversees CBI’s work on climigration, including thought leadership and development of resources for and the management of a network of individuals exploring these issues.

Her interest in the intersection of gender and negotiation informs her work at CBI’s Women and Consensus Building Initiative, where she has designed and led trainings to help empower women in the workplace.  

Exemplary Projects

  • Medfield State Hospital Master Plan
  • Boston Harbor Now Strategic Plan
  • New England Climate Adaptation Project
  • Stormwater Funding Roundtables  


The following is a partial list of clients:

International Organizations

  • International Finance Corporation
  • World Health Organization
  • Organization of American States

Federal Agencies

  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Federal Highway Administration

State Agencies

  • Massachusetts Department of Transportation
  • Ohio Department of Transportation
  • Utah Department of Transportation

Local Municipalities

  • City of Boston
  • Town of Medfield
  • Town of Barnstable
  • Cape Cod Commission
  • Town of Falmouth
  • Metropolitan Area Planning Council

Nonprofit Organizations & Foundations

  • Boston Harbor Now
  • Hoosic River Revival
  • Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
  • Mass Smart Growth Alliance
  • Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School
  • Barr Foundation
  • Gates Foundation


  • Pfizer 

Education and Affiliations

Carri holds an M.C.P. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.A. in Political Science from Tufts University. She is fluent in Spanish. 

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