Owner and Strategist
Partners for Progress
As the Shift Strategist, and CEO of Partners for Progress®, for 30+ years, Lori Silverman has helped enterprises ranging from 16 to one million in size, to navigate messy, complex changes and strategize about their future. Clients across 25 industries include American Family Insurance, McDonalds, Target, Wells Fargo, Valmet, Chevron, Phillips North America and the U.S. Air Force. She’s inspired thousands to take action through 90+ keynotes and hundreds of workshops. Lori’s authored five books, most recently, Business Storytelling for Dummies; and is known worldwide for her work in collaborative data-informed decision-making — a part of what she calls Data Literacy 2.0™. She’s an adjunct professor in Golden Gate University’s Industrial and Organizational Psychology Master’s program, teaching the only I/O Psych course in the world on strategic thinking.