Kate is a business transformation leader, specializing in both cultural change and process improvements to create systems of operational excellence. She was most recently a Director of Lean Management with S&P Global Ratings, where she drove a cultural shift toward continuous improvement throughout the organization.
Her background includes over 10 years of analytical experience, along with computer and database science. Kate received her BA from UCSB and her MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management - go Bruins!

Kate grew up in the Bay Area and lived in both Boston and Denver before moving to San Diego in 2019. She is an avid traveler and recently completed a bucket-list goal of traveling to Madagascar to contribute to the conservation of its unique biodiversity.