Kate Larsen is a sought-after professional speaker and workshop leader with more than 25 years of experience delighting audiences and clients. With an executive masters in the neuroscience of leadership, she specializes in professional and personal leadership, work and life balance, emotional intelligence and coaching skills.
Kate challenges, nurtures and encourages audiences to develop self-coaching skills to increase their stress resilience, emotional intelligence and joy-filled living. Her unique blend of experience, education, skills and training informs her engaging and often life-changing presentations. Past attendees will tell you that Kate is warm, authentic, funny, inspiring, compassionate and enthusiastic.
She is also a fighter. As a breast cancer thriver and mother of three young adult sons, she’s had great training for encouraging others to speak up, speak out and take charge of their lives.
She is the author of Progress Not Perfection: Your Journey Matters, and has been featured in more than 50 national magazines, television and radio broadcasts. She created Influence-IQ®: Intelligence That Matters to help leaders get results through others by using their brain and heart.
Kate is an active member of the National Speakers Association and International Coach Federation, earning the designations of Master Certified Coach and Board Certified Coach. She has been an executive coach and consulting associate for the Ken Blanchard Companies since 2000, as well as an advisor, faculty member and presenter for Well Coaches Corp. Kate is also an enthusiastic business owner, wife and certified personal trainer.