Katherine Holt, PhD
President, Peakinsight LLC
Katherine specializes in coaching, action learning and organizational change for innovation and sustainability. She consults with clients on future leadership challenges and designs programs to develop leaders who will grow healthy organizations as well as high performing ones. She coaches executives on creating strategic blueprints, taking risks and increasing the speed of implementation. She challenges clients to take a systemic view of change and engage the “kokoro” (i.e., heart, mind, spirit and will) of everyone.
Katherine uses the Innovation Horizons® toolkit to enhance innovation in teams. Her collaborative learning approach stimulates new awareness about possibilities for the creative evolution of organizations. As a ZERI practitioner, she promotes the adoption of sustainable practices to eliminate waste and achieve triple bottom line results. Katherine sees the world differently, asks penetrating questions, and is not afraid to spark controversy. She is passionate about people making changes that make a difference.
Dr. Holt worked for Personnel Decisions International (PDI) for 16 years, and managed PDI Japan from 1994-2000. She received her PhD in Industrial Relations from the University of Minnesota. Katherine is now based in Durango, Colorado. Her global coach network serves clients in USA, Europe and Asia-Pacific.