David Wilsey, SMP
Chief Operating Officer
David Wilsey is a strategic planning and performance measurement specialist that works with organizations to improve strategic performance by helping them systematically design and execute strategy, increase employee focus on strategy and results, develop meaningful performance measurements/KPIs, develop consensus around strategy, prioritize more effectively, and improve use of performance management technology. He is an international strategic planning, balanced scorecard and performance measurement thought leader as co-author of Balanced Scorecard Institute’s signature book, The Institute Way – Simplify Strategic Planning and Management with the Balanced Scorecard, co-author of the Strategy Professional Resource Center’s Association for Strategic Planning SMP/SPP/SPA Certification Exam Study Guide, and the author of numerous articles and a widely read blog. He has led numerous client engagements and has taught hundreds of participants over many years of balanced scorecard public and client-site workshops. He has worked as one of only a handful of Licensed PuMP® (Performance Measure Process) Consultants in the world and is a certified Strategic Management Professional (Association for Strategic Planning). He has helped design all of the Certification Programs, offered in association with the George Washington University College of Professional Studies.
He has led numerous client engagements and has taught hundreds of participants over many years of balanced scorecard public and client-site workshops. His clients have included UNICEF, the U.S. Border Patrol, KeyLogic Systems, Blue Man Group, Veolia Water NA, U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid, Fort Bragg Army Garrison, Chicago Virtual Charter Schools, Greenville Utilities Commission (NC), Constellation Energy, Dalton Public Schools, HSA Bank, National Cancer Institute/OPIRM, Simmons Foods, the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN), McLeod Software, CISCO Systems, Shat-R-Shield, and many more. David has experience in a wide range of fields, including consulting, training, engineering, website design, marketing, manufacturing, design, programming, research, education, and multimedia production.
His employment history includes tenures at SAS Institute, Holley Performance, Lunati Pistons, Nesbit Engineering and the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Henderson State University and an MBA from North Carolina State University, with a concentration in Innovation Management.