Catherine Keill

Chief Eternal Optimist & Lead Strategist

Catherine Keill has more than 25 years of executive level leadership and strategic communications experience holding senior positions in private, public and not-for-profit organizations. Catherine’s professional experience is unique in the Alberta communications and marketing community and, when combined with her community development experience, provides clients with the most robust solutions for any project.

Catherine is a seasoned strategic communications professional who has led high-functioning teams to success. Her deep understanding of strategic planning and strategic communications linked to clear and measurable outcomes will be assets to assist the LIAM team’s future plans. Catherine has worked in several government and corporate roles across Canada leading communications programs of all size, scope and sensitivity. Catherine will bring energy, enthusiasm and wisdom about government relationship building and decision-making based on decades in the political realm at all orders of government and with experience in both senior political and administration roles. 

Catherine holds membership in several professional associations including the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), the Project Management Institute (PMI), the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and the International Association of Public Participation (IAP2). In addition, Catherine has both a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from the University of Ottawa, and a Master’s Degree in Communication and Technology from the University of Alberta.  She has also completed the Management Essentials Program, Executive Education at the UofA. With practical and theoretical communications, marketing and stakeholder relations experience Catherine is energized by helping clients achieve positive results for amazing outcomes.