Kathleen Schulz is President of Business Results, Inc., a consulting company that provides coaching, consulting and facilitation to help leaders get results. She is an ACS Fellow who currently serves on the ACS Board of Directors, where she is a member of the Board Committee on Public Affairs and Public Relations, and is Past-Chair of the ACS Board Committees on Strategic Planning and Public Affairs and Public Relations. Kathleen is a Co-Founder of the ACS Leadership Development System and facilitates ACS strategic planning retreats and courses.
Kathleen earned her B.S. summa cum laude from Eastern New Mexico University, and holds a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has held technical, marketing and management positions in all sectors of the chemical enterprise: academe, industry/government contracting, not-for-profit and small business. Companies she has worked for include Hewlett-Packard, Lockheed-Martin/Sandia National Laboratories, and MRI Global (formerly Midwest Research Institute). In more than fifty years as an ACS member, Kathleen has been active at all levels ranging from the ACS Board of Directors to elected leader in local sections and two technical divisions, on Presidential Task Forces and as an ACS Tour and Webinar Speaker.
Kathleen was raised in a small farming community in the US Heartland (KS), became fascinated with chemistry in high school, and raised a son who grew up to be an electrical engineer/computer scientist. She currently lives in Albuquerque, NM, with her chemist husband, who she met when he interviewed her for a job!