Our Leadership

Kathy Knapp
, Founder and President, brings 20+ years of experience in strategic planning, operations and financial analysis with companies ranging in size from start-up to large global corporations.

Kathy is an innovative, results-oriented executive with recognized success in identifying and resolving strategic and tactical issues and improving operational efficiency. Her exceptional communication, teambuilding and change management skills make her a valued consultant and advisor.

A middle child, Kathy was raised in the Chicago area. She had many animals growing up and wanted to be a vet. Due to her sister’s intervention, she instead became a business major. Through a series of interesting and challenging positions at KPMG, Kraft Foods, JEMAN Communications and The Nielsen Company plus earning her MBA at Kellogg, she found her calling as a consultant helping businesses grow and improve.

Kathy Knapp

Kathy Knapp


University of Illinois
B.S. in Accountancy
Highest Honors, Bronze Tablet

Kellogg Graduate School of Management
Northwestern University
MBA, with distinction

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Certificate in Strategic Management (CSM)
Project Management Professional (PMP)
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt 2.0


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