Kathleen Kueht, Ph.D., is the founder and owner of PROACT Global Associates, LLC and a recognized consultant on strategic change, with special expertise in providing assessment, designing and implementing organizational development strategies. As a group, PROACT consultants and associates have advanced degrees and proven track records in executive-level leadership in high-tech, financial services, manufacturing, health-care and world-wide consulting practices. The firm specializes in designing award-winning competency-based learning systems and programs, coaching executive leadership, facilitation and improving performance and talent development at all levels. Prior to starting PROACT, Kathie was a management development specialist, executive and human resource director in manufacturing and health care, a director of counseling and health services at a private college, a psychotherapist in private practice and on the professional staff at two universities. Dr. Kueht has an undergraduate degree in education from St. Norbert College, a graduate degree in counseling from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and doctoral degree in human resource development and organizational learning from Executive Leadership Program at The George Washington University. Dr. Kueht is a member in the Human Resource Planning Society, Human Resource Management Association, International Association of Facilitators, American Society of Training Development, Professional Dimensions, and the Rotary Club. She has served on various company and nonprofit boards to include Impact; The Women’s Center, Inc.; the Council of Small Business Executives and has been a chapter president of the National Association of Human Resource Executives and Wisconsin Women Entrepreneurs.