Dr. Kelley J. Slack is the Chief Financial Officer of Minerva Work Solutions. She has over 26 years of experience in both the private and public sector. She studied behavioral sciences at London School of Economics and graduated with honors from Rice University with double majors in business and behavioral science.
Dr. Slack started her career in Australia preparing U.S. and Australian taxes. When she returned stateside several years later, Dr. Slack began consulting, focusing on litigation support for the natural gas industry. She has calculated and dispersed royalty damages in excess of $17 million.
Dr. Slack then returned to school and earned her Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the University of Houston with a minor in Statistics. She has been involved in all aspects of surveying, from creation of the survey instrument to analysis of the raw data to compilation of the client report.
Dr. Slack has worked as a contractor to NASA at the Johnson Space Center as a Behavioral Psychologist for 12 years where she supported the training and selection of incoming and active astronauts.
She has authored many publications and presented at numerous professional meetings. Dr. Slack is a member of the Society for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists (SIOP) and the American Psychological Association (APA), as well as a licensed psychologist in the State of Texas.