Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC was founded by Catherine and James Lockard to serve small, medium and large business and government clients. Our diverse background allows us to bring a long history of experience to meet the needs of our clients.
Catherine (Caty) Lockard - President and co-founder of Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC. Caty has been consulting in the area of Early Childhood Education for 20 years. Her focus is delivering developmentally appropriate practices for Early Childhood professionals across the State of Pennsylvania. She offers process and procedure analysis, teacher mentoring and recommendations for educators to enhance their techniques.
James (Jim) Lockard, PgMP, PMP, ENP, PMI-ACP, ICP, ITIL v3, CTP - Principal and co-founder of Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC has been involved in technology for over 25 years. During his career Jim has provided support for telecommunications, 9-1-1, public safety and project management. He is a published author and often requested presenter. Jim is a certified Program Management Professional (PgMP) and Project Management Professional (PMP) and offers his experience and knowledge to implement a "best practices" approach to every client. Jim is also an ICAgile ICP and a PMI-ACP Agile Certified Practitioner and Agile Coach and Trainer.
Jim is a valuable contributor to many 9-1-1 and Emergency Services endeavors throughout the world. He is an Emergency Number Professional (ENP) certified professional who brings a blend of strategic, operational and technical capabilities.
In addition, Jim is an Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v3 foundations certified. ITIL demonstrates his commitment to delivering quality IT service management projects for clients. Jim is also a Certified Telecommunications Professional - (CTP).
Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC follows five core values, which are the foundation and keys to our success:
Find out how these core values have helped hundreds of other clients achieve lasting success for their businesses.
Our principles are designed around our core values. These values make us who we are as individuals and are a key ingredient in why we do what we do.
Integrity - We strive to be honest, truthful and ethical in all instances.
Creativity - Seek new and innovative solutions; dont settle for the same (or easy) answer. Look beyond the status quo
Collaboration - Be cooperative, understanding and empathetic to everyone.
Accountability - Be responsible for all of your actions. What more can I do to get the desired results?
Discipline - Stick to a plan and maintain a rigor to diligently follow through when others may fall short.