Kathleen C. John

  • Principal, Operations Director

Kathleen brings to the job more than 20 years of executive level experience in financial and operational leadership for domestic and international firms. As Operations Director Kathleen oversees the development and implementation of our firm-wide operational systems and tools, leveraging our multi-office environment. She heads up our financial and information technology strategy and implementation, and is responsible for our leadership development, and continuous improvement programs. Her expertise includes analyzing an organization’s critical business requirements, identifying deficiencies and potential opportunities, and developing innovative and efficient solutions for enhancing competitiveness, increasing revenues, and improving delivery on client commitments. In addition to her role with Meyer Borgman Johnson, Kathleen is an active member of the Design Futures Council, PSMJ, and ACEC/MN. She presently sits on the Design Futures Council Executive Board, and has participated in the Design Futures Council’s World Design Forum Global Think Tank at various locales around the world. A former ACEC/MN Board Director, Kathleen presently chairs the ACEC/MN Risk Management Committee. Kathleen has spoken at the PSMJ Circle of Excellence conference in Chicago, and has chaired and served on various other industry committees and task forces. E-mail: kjohn@mbjeng.com