EER Strategies, LLC

The Philadelphia Region & Worldwide

Phone:  +1.484.753.1001 

Jeffrey R. Davis is the founder and CEO of Exploring 4 Solutions, LLC.  He is a leader and consultant in strategic innovation, human system risk management in health care systems, and space and aviation medicine.  Jeff provides consulting expertise in strategic innovation through collaborative and open innovation projects, organizational change management, and project management.  Previously, Jeff served as the Director, Human Health and Performance, and the Chief Medical Officer for the NASA Johnson Space Center.  

Kathryn E. Keeton, Ph.D.

Minerva Work Solutions, PLLC

EER Strategies delivers strategic innovation analysis and consulting to a diverse group of global clients across all sectors.  Founder and Principal Elizabeth Richard offers over a decade of experience creating successful and actionable strategic plans using a tailored approach that addresses the unique needs of your organization and stakeholders.  She combines her practical experience with the methodologies of leading experts at Harvard Business School and others to align business and innovation strategies, solve problems, and advance organizational change.   

Elizabeth E. Richard

Founder and Principal

​EER Strategies, LLC


Innovation strategy analysis, planning and consulting that creates real impact for your organization 

​​​​​​Elizabeth E. Richard is founder of EER Strategies, LLC and Executive-in-Residence at the Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard. She serves as an advisor for the Game Changer Innovation Network, focused on helping large enterprises effectively innovate from the outside in. Elizabeth was previously a senior strategist for NASA’s Human Health and Performance Directorate where she was responsible for strategic planning and partnership development, and was instrumental in the establishment of the NASA Center of Excellence for Collaborative Innovation.  She specializes in innovation strategy, collaborative engagement, organizational change management, and open innovation consulting.  Elizabeth has designed and led workshops for clients in the public, private and nonprofit sectors, and is a speaker and author on the topics of strategy innovation and collaborative engagement. 

Jeffrey R. Davis, MD

Exploring 4 Solutions, LLC


Elizabeth is an Executive-in-Residence at the The Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard (LISH), established to spur the development of innovation by solving real-world innovation challenges and conducting scientific research and analysis. In conjunction with team members from Harvard and NASA, she offers comprehensive workshops and consulting services drawn from decades of experience in practicing and researching a variety of open innovation (OI) approaches.  The LISH team is uniquely positioned to help organizations understand how OI can be integrated with their own innovation processes, and to accelerate learning, piloting, scaling, and sustaining OI programs that deliver results. 

Kathryn E. Keeton is CEO and Managing Consultant of Minerva Work Solutions, PLLC.  She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and her Masters and Doctorate in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of Houston.  She is also a licensed psychologist in the state of Texas.  Dr. Keeton specializes in executive coaching, leadership and team development, open innovation, and strategic management within organizations.  


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