Kathryn is an Associate Professor and Distinguished Faculty Fellow in Digital Technology at Smith School of Business, Queen's University. She is the Director of the newly established Master of Digital Product Management, a professional Smith graduate program offered in partnership with the Queen's School of Computing.
Kathryn is a thought leader in technology-induced change and has pioneered programs across MBA and executive programs at Smith since she arrived in 2003. She has co-authored two books and dozens of articles based on work with hundreds of organizations in North America. Her work has been influential in helping companies of all sizes improve productivity and performance by enhancing digital leadership, innovation, and management practices that uncover new opportunities and bring digital initiatives to scale.
On the global scale, Kathryn is the co-founder of the Association of Information Systems (AIS) special interest group in Digital Innovation, Transformation and Entrepreneurship, an international academic community that helps to shape research and thought leadership in this area of study.
Kathryn has a Ph.D. in Business Philosophy, Management Information Systems from the University of Western Ontario, Richard Ivey School of Business.