Kathy Pearson, PhD, is a strategist, systems thinking expert and authority in decision making. She is president and founder of Enterprise Learning Solutions, a firm focused on executive development and learning across industries. Kathy is an Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics and has served as adjunct Associate Professor in the Operations and Information Management Department at The Wharton School. Kathy taught operations management in the MBA and Executive Masters of Technology Management programs, as well as Probability and Statistics and Simulation Modeling.

She is involved with Wharton, Duke CE, and the Institute for Management Studies, teaching on topics like Complex Decision Making, Strategic Agility and and Strategic Execution. She’s worked with executives from across industries, including professional services, technology, consumer products and manufacturing.

Kathy received a B.S. in theoretical mathematics from Auburn, a Masters in Decision Sciences from Georgia State, and a PhD in industrial engineering from Northwestern University.