Author Archives: Barrett Clemmensen Powell

Barrett Clemmensen Powell is an American entrepreneur, intercultural consultant, journalist , coach and author who came to Denmark in 2006 to study for a second master degree.

She has lectured at Denmark’s Roskilde University in the Culture and Identity Institute, where she presented Samuel Huntington’s “Clash of Civilizations” and both co-designed and co-taught a special semester course on religion and social media.

She has lived and worked in the Middle East, Africa, Central and South America as well as her native country. She is passionate about her family, travelling, surfing, being on the ocean, reading, good food and hats.

In 2013 she published the book “Midlife Opportunity” about power, wealth and wellbeing in early midllfe (ages 37-44) and featuring real life stories from Americans and Danes.

The realities of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in Denmark, the land of the world’s happiest people, has many interesting moments! For Barrett, “building bridges between people and across cultures” is her passion. She is also often people-watching on Copenhagen’s Nyhavn and in various cafés.

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Barrett Clemmensen Powell

Barrett Clemmensen Powell is an American entrepreneur, intercultural consultant, journalist , coach and author who came to Denmark in 2006 to study for a second master degree. She has lectured at Denmark's Roskilde University in the Culture and Identity Institute, where she presented Samuel Huntington's "Clash of Civilizations" and both co-designed and co-taught a special semester course on religion and social media. She has lived and worked in the Middle East, Africa, Central and South America as well as her native country. She is passionate about her family, travelling, surfing, being on the ocean, reading, good food and hats. In 2013 she published the book "Midlife Opportunity" about power, wealth and wellbeing in early midllfe (ages 37-44) and featuring real life stories from Americans and Danes. The realities of "life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" in Denmark, the land of the world's happiest people, has many interesting moments! For Barrett, “building bridges between people and across cultures” is her passion. She is also often people-watching on Copenhagen’s Nyhavn and in various cafés. SUBSCRIBE: Send an email to clemmensenpowell(at)gmail.com