Katrina Burrus

Katrina Burrus Press Kit


Dr. Katrina Burrus, CEO/founder of Excellent Executive Coaching LLC, is known for “fast-tracking leaders to the C-Suite and beyond” and for “The Transforming Brilliant Jerks into Inspiring Leaders E-Process.” Clients often comment that working with Katrina enlightens leaders to empower coworkers to walk the extra mile.

Dr. Burrus is a keynote speaker and has published “Managing Brilliant Jerks” and “Global Leadership,” a body of work used by Nestle, Novartis, the World Health Organization, the International Labor Organization, the United Nations, and many others. She was most recently featured in Mexico, India, the USA, Kazakhstan, and Russia.

Dr. Burrus has 18 years of experience as the first Master Certified Coach (2002) and Founding Board Member from the (ICF) International Coaching Federation in Switzerland.


  • When failure is not an option: A roadmap to successful leadership transitions for more revenue, success, and satisfaction in a new assignment.
  • How to become a thought leader and attract clients?
  • What do you need to do to become a thought leader?
  • How to stop uncivil behavior from becoming rampant in an organization.


  • How do you manage change at the individual and organizational level?
  • How do you develop a brilliant jerk’s interpersonal skills?
  • What are a brilliant jerks fears?
  • What are the key steps to succeeding a new assignment or endeavor?
  • How do you become a thought leader?