With broad experience in project management and company operations, Katya currently serves as Van Petten Group’s Senior Account Executive. Having been a part of the team for several years, Katya has become a person who oversees all of our client-partner accounts, ensuring that their needs are met beyond expectations, bringing VPG’s commitment to excellence to their every day management, fulfilling on what’s important to their mission, and building strong relationships with leadership bodies that promote respect, understanding and mutual growth.
There’s no thing too big or too small for her to keep an eye on: from each member’s satisfaction, to overseeing events planning and conference site selections, to participating in developing successful marketing strategies for business development and seeing them through creative production and implementation.
Katya’s passion for impeccability, creativity and willingness to connect and find a common ground necessary for fruitful collaboration makes her a great asset for the team at Van Petten Group and our clients. She is excellent in training and establishing successful, passionate teams for each account, committing to their growth and development as service leaders for our client-partners.
Katya speaks fluent Russian and Ukrainian and is available to be of service to our international members and donors.
Favorite motto / quote: “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”(George Bernard Shaw)
When you are not at VPG you are: Painting watercolors, working on furniture restoration at Jeglova Creative Collective, rehabbing a building in North Lawndale, rock climbing, participating in Landmark education and spending time with friends and loved ones.
One person you’d like to meet (dead or alive): Leonard Cohen
What do you want to do when you grow up: I am grateful to report that I am doing what I want in my career now in the present. I would love to integrate more travel into my work lifestyle as well.
Greatest achievement: Completing the Landmark curriculum for living and creating the life that I love, both professionally and personally.