Kathy Groob is a political consultant, businesswoman and advocate for women and women’s issues, encouraging women to get involved and become leaders. Kathy offers an enlightened perspective on issues important to improving women’s status in the political arena and in the business workplace. She shares stories and insights on candidate recruitment, campaign successes and failures, and barriers to women running for office. Her business acumen shines through in her ability to advise and coach women to become successful as business and professional leaders. Her motivational and upbeat style both engages and inspires audiences with success tips for women in leadership tracks and how to achieve equality for women in politics, business and in life.
Kathy Groob founded ElectWomen to help other women learn about politics and to encourage them to become involved and to provide the tools for women to run for office. Kathy Groob is the author of PINK POLITICS, The Woman’s Practical Guide to Winning Elections. As co-founder of Emerge Kentucky, Kathy served as the young organization’s founding executive director and a member of the board of directors. She also served on the board of the Kentucky Women’s Network.
Kathy’s speaking engagements have included keynote speaking and workshops for Kentucky’s Women’s Network, EWomen Network, Commercial Real Estate Women, Hemmer Leadership Institute, Cincinnati 100 Wise Women, NKY Chamber of Commerce, Southeastern Institute for Women in Politics, Metro Louisville Political Women’s Caucus, Northern Kentucky Democratic Party, Grant County Democratic Party, Kentucky Democratic Woman’s Club State Convention, Bloomington Democratic Women’s Political Caucus, Campaigns & Elections Politics Magazine Campaign Forum, Women Lawyers Climbing the Ladder to Success, The National Federation for Democratic Women, The Kentucky County Judge Executive Association, Women Lawyers Association of Louisville, The Tennessee Federation for Democratic Women, Louisville Business & Professional Women, Bellarmine University Conference on Diversity, Ohio Business & Professional Women, Women Lawyers Association of Jefferson County, Young Democrats of America national convention, Marin CA Women Political Action Committee, Emerge California, Emerge Wisconsin, Emerge Kentucky, Coshocton Ohio Business & Professional Women’s Club, Minnesota’s Women Winning, The National Federation of Democratic Women Midwest Region, The Florida Democratic Women’s Club, The West Virginia Federation of Democratic Women, Ohio Women’s Lobby Day and many others.
Topics include women in politics, leadership, elections, business, marketing, public relations, feminism, women’s rights, women’s movement, image, dress for success, communications. Contact Kathy for a customized program or speech for your next event.