Katie is currently President of Corporate Alliance of Salt Lake and is an owner/partner. She joined Corporate Alliance as General Manager of the Salt Lake Hub in 2008 and has thoroughly enjoyed building the market from a couple of hundred members – to several thousand. Katie most enjoys helping to “turn strangers into friends” and hearing about the success of the members as friendships turn into multiple opportunities for them and their businesses. Katie formerly served for 20 years as COO of Innovations International. In this capacity, Katie has 20 years of experience with consulting, training and executive coaching, and has traveled the world working with Fortune 200 companies (Merck, Dow Chemical, American Express, Anheuser Busch, Kellogg, EDS, Eastman Kodak, Northrup Grumann, etc.). These experiences gave her valuable life perspective and a huge appreciation for the value of substantive relationships.
After many years of business travel, Katie truly enjoys the incredible quality of life we enjoy in Utah. She and her husband, Wayne Holland, enjoy a full life with family, friends, and their work in the community. They have 4 grown children, 2 spouse-in-laws, and 3 grandchildren. Outside of work, Katie is a pianist, loves to cook and is an avid reader.