Kathryn Seckman is the Executive Director of Strategy and Analysis at Grayline Group where she works with organizations to pursue the “what ifs” of industry disruption, craft strategic communications, and enable informed decision making. Kathryn (Katie) began her career analyzing transnational threats and providing geopolitical risk advisory services to Fortune 100 companies across multiple industries. She has designed, built, and led multiple teams of analysts charged with providing actionable insights to global C-suite executives and Boards of Directors on myriad issues ranging from automotive technologies to military coups. Many of the Board reporting methodologies designed by Katie and her team remain in use today. Read Kathryn's full bio.