Catharine Napolitano is an organization development consultant, specializing in change management consulting. As founder and president of Organizational Strategies L.L.C., she and her firm worked with organizations to address the interdependent business, human, and technological aspects of change. Working in organizations of varying size, including many Fortune 500 firms, she and her associates focused in the arenas of team development, group problem solving, strategic planning, business process redesign, customized training, and all aspects of change management.
In addition, early in her career, she was adjunct faculty at College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University. In this capacity, she worked with biotech, medical and pharmaceutical organizations across the country. Later in her career she was a member of the Center for Organizational Fitness, an international consortium of scholars, consultants and executives organized by members of the Harvard Business School faculty.
Currently, she serves as Co-Chair of the Friends of Hackensack University Medical Center, an organization she founded to create community around the medical center and to spotlight the resources that it provides to our localities and the region.
Cathy has a Ph.D. in Social and Organizational Psychology from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Columbia University, an M.A. in General-Theoretical Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a B.A. in Education from Newton College of the Sacred Heart.