Space, Natl. Security, STEM+AD
Kathryn (Kathy) Sullivan shattered stereotypes and broke through countless barriers on her way to becoming the first American woman to walk in space, the first woman to dive to the Challenger Deep and, according to Guinness World Records, the most vertical person in the world. Drawing on her extensive leadership experience in the military, government and civilian arenas, Kathy helps audiences find the common purpose and inspires them to reach for the stars.
EXPERTISE IN: Inspiring Lives, Leadership, Motivation, Overcoming Obstacles and Challenges, Teamwork, Space and Ocean Exploration, Resilience and Environmental Stewardship
AUDIENCE & INDUSTRY: The Technology Industry, Associations, Corporations, Board Meetings and Executive Briefings, Colleges and Universities
. Captain – USNR (Ret)
. 10th Undersecretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and NOAA Administrator (2013 – 2017)