Katie King

Senior Director of Strategic Engagement

Areas of Expertise: foresight, collaboration, public speaking

“I want to design experiences that are accessible and engage people in thinking about the future in new ways. I am always reflecting on our engagements and looking for new methods or exercises that will provide a meaningful experience for our clients and partners.”

In her role, Katie manages externally facing strategic foresight projects and partnerships, co-designs and delivers workshops and contributes to KnowledgeWorks publications about the future of learning. Katie leads foresight strategy in state supports for personalized, competency-based learning, supports the management of foresight operations and strategic execution, and manages strategic foresight projects focused on sensemaking and strategy development.

Katie has previously served as a consulting futurist for various nonprofit organizations and taught middle school English in Texas and California. She holds a bachelor’s in journalism from the University of Southern California and a master’s in foresight from the University of Houston. She is a member of the Association of Professional Futurists and co-author of The Futures Thinking Playbook.