Elizabeth Rayer, Ph.D. is a partner and head of the Enterprise Learning practice area at Vantage Partners. She brings expertise in organizational development, change management, influence and negotiation. Liz’s work has been heavily concentrated on enabling organizations across various industries to have a sustainable, positive impact on their bottom line by more strategically and effectively working with, and managing relationships with, internal and external business partners. Liz’s work has ranged from designing and implementing organizational transformational initiatives, to designing large-scale learning and skill development programs, to advising and coaching individuals and teams on various challenging situations. She is also a frequent speaker at industry conferences on relationship management and collaboration.
Prior to joining Vantage Partners, Liz was the CEO of BPYI, Inc., a health and wellness company, where she led the company to increased, sustainable growth by developing profitable partnerships both domestically and internationally. Before that, as Managing Principal of Elevation Strategies, she consulted to organizations on relationship management, leadership, and operational effectiveness issues. Additional positions Liz has held include Chief Knowledge Officer for Thinking Sun, Inc., a consultant with DBM, and Adjunct Professor of Psychology at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia. Liz earned her Ph.D. in Psychoeducational Processes from Temple University in Philadelphia. Her focus and dissertation were in the field of organizational development and adult learning.