We enable organizations like yours to create
courageous strategies, unlock common purpose,
and deliver brilliant business results.
Rudder is a consulting firm based in Edina, MN, that supports companies across sectors and industries. We're committed to guiding our clients through proven concepts that will help them achieve their business goals.
Our expertise has delivered results for organizations within Financial, Retail, Consumer, Healthcare and Insurance industries including;
For over 20 years, Kristine has served as a leader and consultant for Fortune 50 companies across many industries. She has learned to balance the results-driven rigor of the corporate world with the people-focused purpose of non-profit organizations and philanthropic stewardship.
Kristine has spent decades building high-performing teams and governance structures that help companies realize value through third-party partnerships – in the United States and around the world. Her work with multi-national organizations has enabled them to develop and implement game-changing operational strategies. She has had the opportunity to work on everything from strategic retail negotiations and global supply chain transformations to grantee/government collaborations and public sector initiatives.
Kristine applies her business experience and consulting expertise in guiding strategic planning, board governance and program development and oversight for a wide range of organizations ranging from multi-national corporations to mid-size nonprofits. She finds great joy in helping to re-ignite the purpose and energy of low performing teams to create actionable strategies that will ensure organizations achieve their short and long-term goals.
As a proud Tommie, Kristine received her B.A. in Marketing and her M.B.A. from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN. She has also received her Executive Education certificate from the University of Pennsylvania - Wharton. Kristine currently serves on the boards of the Opus Prize Foundation and Big Brothers/Big Sisters - Twin Cities.