Managing Director, Chief of Staff
Kate Schneiderman is a member of H/Advisors Abernathy’s Leadership Team and serves as a Managing Director and Chief of Staff to the CEO and President. As Chief of Staff, she plays a leading role in developing and implementing the firm’s growth strategy.
Kate has nearly twenty years of experience in strategic communications and public affairs, working across sectors, including tech, industrials and consumer goods, on high profile M&A, bankruptcies and restructurings, IPOs, investor relations, executive transitions and corporate reputation initiatives. After beginning her career at Abernathy, Kate served as Communications Director and Deputy Chief of Staff for the New Orleans City Council President post-Hurricane Katrina, leading all communications initiatives and advising on policy. She also has experience managing profile raising and public relations campaigns for prominent foundations and non-profits.
• University of Michigan, B.A. in Political Science