FOUNDER & CEO
HI! I AM KATIE
5 Branches Consulting was founded by Katie Davis in 2011. Katie has over twenty years’ experience in systems and process improvement, fundraising and strategic visioning. Katie holds a certificate in Nonprofit Management and is a Society for Human Resources (SHRM-CP) certified professional.
She has dedicated her entire career to helping organizations and businesses across multiple sectors achieve impact while remaining resilient during challenging times. From the smallest of nonprofits to large businesses and corporations, Katie’s unique approach to achieving organizational effectiveness - developing a collective strategy, achieving financial success, establishing equitable management processes and policies and developing and supporting collective leadership - means she can hold the larger vision while breaking down processes into achievable and incremental steps.
Society For Human Resources Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)
Certificate of Nonprofit Management from University of Washington
Master of Science, Recreation, Parks and Tourism Administration, Western Illinois University
Bachelor of Science, Biology and Sociology, Principia College
Katie helped us develop a robust and helpful strategic plan. We felt guided strongly through the process by her insight and recommendations, and her professionalism was top-notch. She had a great grasp on how to guide us, heard our concerns and needs, and helped us to produce a meaningful and good plan for our next five years.
~Nathan, Executive Director