Steve Lounsberry
Steve Lounsberry

President

As the fearless leader of KSI, Steve’s passion is contagious. With over thirty years in the business environment, it’s not just passion that Steve exudes; it’s a wealth of knowledge as well!

Brad Axdahl
Brad Axdahl

Sales Scholarship Director

As the practice leader in the Sales Scholarship division at KSI, Brad works as an advisor and coach to some of the best and brightest minds in the insurance industry.

Amy Strasburger
Amy Strasburger

Director of Front Stage Operations

Amy is the Director of Front Stage Operations for KSI’s High Performance Team (HPT) that provides Business Support functions for clients and various Executives on miscellaneous projects.

Jessica Kukuzke
Jessica Kukuzke

Director of Back Stage Operations

Jessica is the Director of Backstage Operations for KSI’s High Performance Team (HPT) that provides Business Support functions for clients and various Executives on miscellaneous projects.

Tara Ellison
Tara Ellison

Marketing

Tara joined the Katalyst team to establish and ensure an ongoing cohesive branding message that mirrors Katalyst’s exceptional coaching style.

Ann Kiesling
Ann Kiesling

Project Manager

Ann is a team member of KSI’s High Performance Team (HPT) that provides Business Support functions for clients and various Executives on miscellaneous projects.

Jena Bixby
Jena Bixby

Paralegal

With over 14 years of paralegal experience within mid-to-large sized defense firms, as well as within insurance and financial service corporations, Jena brings a wealth of knowledge to the table.

Abbey O'Bryan
Abbey O’Bryan

Social Media Manager

Abbey is the Social Media Manager for KSI’s High Performance Team (HPT) that provides Business Support functions for clients and various Executives on miscellaneous projects.

Bryce Bortscheller
Bryce Bortscheller

Content Manager

Bryce received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Psychology from the University of Northern Iowa. As a small business owner and adviser, Bryce recognizes that organizational growth starts with individuals understanding their own unique abilities and personalities.

Christina Hlavacek

Talent Scout/Executive Assistant

Christina Hlavacek Christina is a member of KSI’s High Performance Team (HPT) as a Talent Scout and Executive Assistant. In these roles Christina provides business support functions for clients including day to day administrative tasks and recruiting services. Christina has over 10 years of past sales and marketing experience.  Currently, Christina serves as a contracted…