Professor David Cooperrider

Professor David Cooperrider Strength-based innovation Lead

Dr. Cooperrider has helped to launch the Mary S. Peake Fellowship for several years. He is the Case Western Reserve University Distinguished University Professor and faculty Founder of the Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit. Dr. Cooperrider has been brought in for multi-stakeholder innovation projects by U.S. Presidents, the U.S. Navy’s Chief of Naval Operations, and the General Secretary of the United Nations. His corporate clients include Apple, Boeing, Cleveland Clinic, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Johnson & Johnson, McKinsey, Smuckers, National Grid, Verizon, and Walmart. For the Fellowship, Dr. Cooperrider’s development of Appreciative Inquiry as an internationally recognized discipline continues to expand the blueprint for the Peake Fellowship’s mobilization to help small & local businesses with cybersecure growth.