About the David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry

The David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry is a Center of Experience at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont. The Center was made possible through a generous gift from the Stiller Family Foundation in recognition of the impact of the Appreciative Inquiry (AI) philosophy on the success of the company Robert P. Stiller built, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, now Keurig Green Mountain.

Our mission is to be the global hub for connecting people to learn, apply, and amplify Appreciative Inquiry. We seek to enable and expand strengths-based organizational growth by providing coursework and certification in Appreciative Inquiry and by connecting people and organizations with each other and with research and practice.  Currently, the David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry focuses on 4 spheres:

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