Kate Fennell

MBA, PMP / Executive Vice President Quality & Delivery

Ms. Fennell is the Executive Vice President Quality & Delivery at Duty First Consulting. She is an experienced marketing professional with expertise in applying private-sector models to social marketing with particular focus in health communications and research. She has extensive experience in various methods of qualitative research and health communications experience includes materials testing, message and materials development, and crafting strategic communications plans. She also has extensive experience in the business operations and project management of health and benefit related programs within the Federal Government. Prior to joining Duty First Consulting, Ms. Fennell held senior positions and was in the leadership of the Social Marketing & Applied Research teams at BearingPoint and Deloitte Consulting.

Areas of Expertise:

Strategic Communications, Social Marketing, Business Operations, Project Management, Materials Testing, Qualitative Research, Health Insurance, Medicare, Veterans, Seniors

Industry Experience:

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research (AHRQ), Department of Health and Human Services/Office of the Secretary (HHS-OS), Military Health System


Ms. Fennell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business with a concentration in Management from Tulane University, and a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Southern Methodist University.