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Kate Brown Minneapolis

150 S 5th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402



Email: kbrown@wipfli.com

Kate E. Brown

Senior Manager, Technology

Kate Brown is a business intelligence and analytics leader with over 10 years of experience helping manufacturers gain more timely insight into operational performance and surfacing information that team members need to make informed decisions across the organization. She focuses much of her time educating manufacturers on the business application of a data-centered decision-making framework. Kate regularly speaks at manufacturing trade shows/events and writes frequently on data analytics and business intelligence topics relevant to the manufacturing sector.


  • Business Analytics: From Data to Insights – The Wharton School
  • Prosci Change Management Practitioner

Professional memberships and activities

  • Manufacturers Alliance – Member
  • Women in Manufacturing – Member
  • Manufacturers Alliance for Plastic Processors – Member
  • Enterprise Minnesota – Member

Areas of Focus

  • Data management best practices – data storage, data integration, data governance, business intelligence and analytics
  • Data transformation road mapping
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Data literacy


University of Minnesota, College of Liberal Arts - Twin Cities
  • Bachelor of arts degree in statistics