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Kate Sweeney

Kate Sweeney is a leadership and communications consultant, coach, and program designer with over 15 years' experience training executives at global Fortune 500 organizations both in the United States and internationally.

Before becoming a consultant, Sweeney spent 13 years in the United States Army as a Chinese Linguist. Having lived and worked in countries as diverse as Japan, China, India, Italy, and France, she used her language and cross-cultural communication skills to liaise effectively with embassies and diplomats worldwide.

In the United States, she worked for the Department of Defense, training military personnel in tactical and strategic leadership and communications skills.

Sweeney holds a B.S. in International Relations and an M.S. in International Management from the University of Maryland. She is fluent in Italian and French and conversant in Mandarin Chinese and Spanish.