Advancing Strategic Innovations, LLC

We are management and training consultants with extensive Delaware Valley experience, specializing in leadership development, strategic planning, youth development, workforce development, and healthy living/promotion.

We guide our clients to understand their assets, clarify their message and execute their strategy to attract clients, customers, donors and volunteers.


Our vision is to equip organizations and communities with information, skills, leadership, and motivation that they need to be stronger and healthier, resulting in improved health, well being and prosperity of all communities.


Our mission is advancing breakthrough results powered by people and innovation.


Founder and CEO, Willie F. Henry, MBA

As an executive for Xerox Corporation, Minolta Corporation and Nemours Foundation he developed a reputation for leading organizations through change to become profitable operations with improved ROI.

At Nemours Foundation he was a Senior Manager for the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Program Integration. He led a team that supported Nemours Division for Health and Prevention Services strategic partnership development, customer service strategy, and demand response process for social marketing.

He worked with chief executives from nonprofit, for profit, and government agencies to build coalitions and partnerships, advance collaboration plans, build capacity and support population health changes as a Nemours Senior Manager.

He served as general manager, district manager, controller and business operations manager for U.S. Marketing Group at Xerox Corporation over a 20-year career.

Chief Strategy Officer, Michael Graves, MBA

As Chief Executive Officer for YMCA of Delaware and YMCA of New Canaan, CT he was the benchmark for operational excellence in the YMCA and nonprofit circle of CEO’s.

He served as Senior Fellow and National Director of Partnering in Prevention at The Redwoods Group Foundation leading a collective impact organization serving 245 communities, in 24 states including 10 statewide efforts.

He was the Senior Account Executive at Strongpoint Atlantic Marketing and Chief Development Officer at the Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay.


Founded: February 2010

Ownership: Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and Minority Owned

Advancing Strategic Innovations has advanced the use of performance improvement technology, relationship building, and social media to bring cost effective capacity building and collaboration support to leaders in the nonprofit, for profit, and public sectors.

Over the past seven years our leaders have trained, coached, supported, or consulted on various aspects of evaluation, performance measurement, leadership, partnership development and quality improvement tools/approaches with people from more than 100 organizations in Delaware and the Delaware Valley.

NAICS: 561990, 541613, 541618, 541612, 561110