Katy Breuer, MBA
Executive Coach and Consultant
Katy Breuer is an Executive Coach with a passion for inspiring people to maximize their full potential, both professionally and personally, using their natural strengths. Katy’s coaching focuses on helping high-potential individuals confidently navigate career transitions – whether taking on a new leadership role within their organization, managing through organizational change, or exploring a new industry.
Katy has worked with clients in many industries across the spectrum of corporate, nonprofit and government organizations. She is known for her insightfulness, compassion and ability to reframe problems in ways that allow her clients to identify innovative solutions.
With more than 30 years of experience in corporate leadership, managing teams, developing leaders and directing large global programs at Marriott International, she has extensive leadership experience in project management, change management, brand management and corporate finance. Katy served as Vice President of Global Operations Project Management leading a 45+ member team deploying major initiatives across more than 6000 hotels.
Katy is an Executive Coach for 2U helping business leaders attending the world’s top universities achieve their career goals. She also serves as the Program Director of the Project Management Executives Council of The Conference Board. This Council brings together senior executives in project management from the world’s leading companies and organizations. She is also a regular co-host on Executive Leaders Radio, a nationally syndicated business radio show interviewing CEOs, CFOs and Corporate Presidents.
In her non-profit work, Katy serves The Women’s Center on the Committee that executes their annual Leadership Conference.
Katy is a certified coach with the International Coaching Federation, holds a Certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University, has an MBA in Finance from George Washington University and a BA in Economics from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. She is a certified Project Manager, Program Manager, Portfolio Manager and Change Manager. She lives in Vienna, VA with her husband Fernando and her three cats.