communications professionalKathryn “Katy” Herr  |  Founder and CEO of Audacia Strategies

Katy helps companies deliver compelling business transformation stories clearly, credibly and consistently.

A practical, results-oriented, investor relations and strategic communications professional, Katy has spent her career helping companies -large and small- that are taking bold steps to transform their business.

She has successfully led teams through activist shareholder situations, mergers and acquisitions, IPOs and spin-offs, reorganizations and rebranding. Ask her about her most recent experience leading Investor Relations for Exelis Inc.


In her downtime, you may spot Katy running through the Nation’s Capital, practicing yoga or Pilates, enjoying a meal at one of her favorite local restaurants, planning her next travel adventure or giving back to the community.

Katy earned her master of business administration and a master of public policy from the College of William & Mary and her bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies (communications, legal institutions, economics and government) from American University in Washington, D.C.

Want to learn more about Katy’s background?
Check out her LinkedIn profile, or drop her a line at Katy@AudaciaStrategies.com

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