Katie Brandt, owner of Altius Research and Consulting, is a Certified Professional Coach and Organizational Development Consultant with over two decades of experience helping leaders and teams optimize their performance. She has worked with a variety of corporate clients (e.g., Accenture, Huron, Grant Thornton, Crowe Horwath) and nonprofits (e.g., Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center, Head Start, Kids Hope USA). Ms. Brandt’s mission is to cultivate healthy work environments where people can experience the success that comes with living authentically.


Prior to starting her business in 2005, Brandt was a senior consultant for a Global Fortune 500 company. She has a B.S. degree in Psychology from Indiana University and her M.S. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Purdue University. She lives in Ellicott City, MD, with her husband and two daughters.