Katherine is an internationally-recognized expert on innovation and product development who has helped hundreds of engineers and scientists to get their best ideas to market faster.
She is the author of The Shortest Distance Between You and Your New Product: How to Get Your Best Ideas to Market Faster which is in its 3rd edition.
Katherine's first book, The Mastery of Innovation, is a Shingo Research Award-winning book.
High Velocity Innovation, was published in Fall 2019 by Career Press.
Her most recent book, When Agile Gets Physical: How To Use Agile Principles to Accelerate Hardware Development, was published in Spring 2022.
She has accelerated innovation on every continent except Antarctica and in industries from aerospace to alternative energy. Katherine lives in Camas, Washington.