Katy Redlingshafer is the Director of Client Services & Operations with Shields Meneley Partners and has been with the firm since 2012. Katy is a passionate leader who collaborates with internal cross-functional teams and external partners and vendors to build and execute successful client service experience and sustainable business strategy.
Katy is dedicated to the highest level of customer service and delivery to C-Suite Executives. She manages the client services team and is responsible for client programs for all lines of business. She works in collaboration with the firm owners on every aspect of the business from daily operations to long-term strategic planning and enjoys a full plate, overseeing functional operations, including finance and accounting, human resources and marketing.
Katy is also the in-house LinkedIn expert and greatly enjoys delivering 1:1 training to each client to help them understand all things LinkedIn, including how to leverage the platform for their job search, execute their networking strategy and put their best foot forward to represent their brand.
Katy grew up in the Milwaukee area and graduated from Marquette University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She relocated to Seattle, WA to pursue Social Work and enjoyed the Northwest, but the Midwest has always been home and she returned to be closer to family and friends. Katy currently resides in Bucktown in Chicago with her husband Ray, son Raymond and dog Ozzie.