My passion is making information compelling, digestible, and motivating. There is nothing that pains me more than to see a well intentioned presenter/ report writer striking out time and time again because of the way their information is organized and presented. I love changing the way that sad story plays out and watching organizations succeed because of what I do.
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If you need more than just "someone good at PowerPoint," you've come to the right place.
Jan 26, 2015|Presentations|Private|Completed
Jul 14, 2014|Presentations|Private|Completed
Jan 29, 2014|Graphic Design|Private|Working
Oct 8, 2013|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
From Laura Winn Johnson, CMI (I can provide contact information if requested):
"Kat has an amazing ability to take complex concepts and bring them to life visually--especially in PowerPoint. She brings experience and wild creativity as a partner in the front end brainstorming process or to the improvement and revitalization of an existing deck.
She's great at reviving "death by PowerPoint" slides that are text heavy- boiling it down to the essential bits of information and "architect" decks at both a slide and the deck level to make it sing.
Kat is a quick study and ramps up quickly - which enables her to make recommendations that are customized to the audience and purpose of the presentation (Is it a report? presentation? an inspirational "leave behind"?).
I highly recommend her as a partner in just about any kind of creative endeavor!"
I have six years experience helping sales reps, top level executives, report writers, trainers/instructors, and seminar speakers get their messages across. Each of these types of clients have very different needs in terms of their goals, audience, deliverables, and mode of presentation. I work with my clients to understand the specifics for each project and design presentations and reports that deliver accordingly.
I can provide report and presentation tweaks, face lifts, or complete revamps. Perhaps you only have the information and need it organized into a report or presentation; I do that too! Other deliverables that I...
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2011 - Present
Sole proprietor of Kirchner Designs, a graphic design company. I help clients create business collateral of various types, preparing their audiences for interest in further conversation, learning,...
Associate Project Manager
2008 - 2011
Provided management of qualitative research projects (specializing in digital ethnography), including coordination of field facilities, writing screeners, monitoring recruitment of respondents,...
Marcus and Millichap
2004 - 2005
Acted as assistant to director of National Multi-Housing Group, providing confidential secretarial and administrative duties
Conducted mass mailings to Principal Buyers List, including cover sheet...