Kate Eckman is a Columbia University-certified leadership coach specializing in confidence coaching for leaders in business and sports. With 20 years of proven leadership experience, her clients often applaud her infectious enthusiasm and strong work ethic — a powerful combination she learned as an Academic All-American swimmer at Penn State University. A dynamic, high-energy and entertaining speaker, Kate has the innate ability to not only capture an audience’s attention—but also their hearts. Kate received her master’s degree in broadcast journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and spent more than a decade working as a broadcaster and television personality. She now brings that high-level presence and professionalism to audiences across the country.