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Kathleen Simon Fortney, '81

Learning Strategist at Berkeley Training

Kathleen Simon Fortney is a learning strategist for Berkeley Training, a Judge Company. Fortney earned her MBA with concentrations in international business and finance at Chicago Booth in 1981.

In 2004, after nearly 30 years in the software industry, she entered a doctoral program at Northern Illinois University's College of Education to focus her energies on employee training and development. She has designed, developed, and delivered corporate training programs that cover a wide range of topics, including supply chain operations, pharmaceutical quality standards, diversity awareness, and retail store operations. Fortney is a member of the International Society for Performance Improvement.