When Kate Kingery first joined the Office of Strategic Consulting as an internal consultant, she brought more than 25 years of experience leading and facilitating high-impact, multi-stakeholder initiatives across government, philanthropy, and higher education.
In her most recent position prior to coming to UW–Madison, Kate served as deputy director of community transformation with County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a collaborative program of the UW Population Health Institute and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation aimed at improving health outcomes and racial equity across the country. She provided strategic and operational leadership for the Community Transformation coaching team, national partnerships, data translation, and impact evaluations. Kate also spent more than a decade consulting with mission-driven executive leaders to co-design and implement large-scale public policy and organizational change efforts at the federal, state, and local levels.
Kate holds a master of public administration from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota and a bachelor’s degree in political science from UW–Madison.
Areas of expertise: strategy development and execution, community engagement, leadership development, organization design, process improvement, and organizational culture and climate