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Kat Gade

Manager of Business Operations

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Kat oversees FarWell’s day-to-day business operations. She applies a wide variety of talents and a sharp eye for detail to keep FarWell running smoothly. Her skills help deliver positive experiences for both employees and clients.

In addition to the bookkeeping and human resources duties she handles for FarWell, Kat has extensive experience in project management, customer service, event coordination and leadership. Her ability to think critically and design successful long-term solutions has been a true asset to the organization.

Kat values authenticity. “Always be true to who you are, even if it’s uncomfortable,” she says. “There’s only one you!” She confronts challenges head on and voices her ideas and opinions openly. Her tenacity helps her overcome any obstacle or seize any opportunity.

Kat is a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) and has earned a Certificate in Leadership from Hillsong International Leadership College in Sydney, Australia. She has also had training in 5S Quality, ethics and compliance and IT security. Kat is currently completing work on a BBA degree in Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

When she isn’t on the clock at FarWell, Kat and her husband love to play with Sampson, their dog. They also enjoy spending time with their family, which includes many nieces and nephews. They love to be outdoors, travel, or work on projects around their home. In her quiet time, Kat relaxes with a good book or writes content for her personal blog where she discusses a wide range of topics.