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

Jeffrey R. Davis, MD

Exploring 4 Solutions, LLC

EER Strategies specializes in delivering comprehensive strategic analysis and advice to a diverse group of global clients across all sectors.  Founder and Principal Elizabeth Richard offers a proven track record of creating successful and actionable strategies and 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 other institutions to advance organizational strategic alignment, problem solving, and change implementation.   


EER Strategies, LLC

The Philadelphia Region & Worldwide

Phone:  +1.484.753.1001 

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.  To learn more about Kathryn’s experience, projects and publications, please view her LinkedIn profile and


Elizabeth is a visiting fellow of the The Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard (LISH), established to spur the development of a science of innovation through a program of solving real-world innovation challenges and conducting rigorous 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 in the private, public and non-profit sectors.  The LISH team is uniquely positioned to help organizations understand how OI can be integrated with their own innovation processes, and to enable learning, piloting, scaling, and sustaining OI programs that deliver results. 

Kathryn E. Keeton, Ph.D.

Minerva Work Solutions, PLLC

Crowd Innovation Workshops and Consulting

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.  See and Jeff's LinkedIn profile for additional information.


​​​​​​Elizabeth E. Richard is founder of EER Strategies, LLC and a visiting fellow at the Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard University. She serves as an advisor for the Game Changer Collaborative 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 for the public, private and nonprofit sectors.  Elizabeth has designed and led workshops for clients in all sectors, and is a frequent speaker and author on the topics of strategy innovation and collaborative engagement. View additional information on Elizabeth’s experience and projects on her LinkedIn profile.

Elizabeth E. Richard

Founder and Principal

​EER Strategies, LLC