Dr. Kay Howell is a growth-oriented and strategic leader with twenty years of combined experience leading multinational teams and creating corporate compliance programs.
She has implemented innovative solutions to reduce costs, control risks, and increase revenues for her customers. Howell has a proven expertise in managing across functional and profit centers for numerous Fortune 500 companies. She consistently delivers enterprise wide process improvement results for organizations.
Dr. Howell graduated from The University of Georgia, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science. Go Dawgs!
She received her first Master’s degree from Nova Southeastern in Computer Information Science. Kay also received an Executive Master of Business Administration from Purdue University. She recently received her Doctorate in Business from DePaul University.
Kay has deep connections across the Roswell community, formed over the past 20 years. She believes in giving back to the community and frequently speaks to organizations to discuss the platform of community development, creating ideas on how to work with the local community to forge productive new paths. Some organizations that she has been involved in are: Patsy’s Closet Foundation (Ask Patsy), Be the Voice/ Interact and Americorps.
She is a committed leader who is Ready to Listen, Learn, and Lead with the people.
As the Executive Director of the non-profit Patsy’s Closet Foundation, Dr.. Howell is ready to listen to the concerns of the community and then act. Kay leads this organization in working with the local community, assisting the homeless and low-income local citizens to become “interview-ready”.
In parallel to her non profit work, she is the CEO of Strategic Pointe Consulting, a Process Improvement Consulting Firm. Kay Howell is a transformational leader with experience in improving Profit and Non-Profit organizations. She has expertise working with international and domestic clients including: Financial, Healthcare, Education, Technology, and State/Federal Government customers.
She has also been a real estate agent and investor for over 18 years.
Dr. Howell was raised by her grandmother (Healthcare Professional) and mother (Educator) to be a responsible and productive part of the community. She was born in Fort Myers. FL. " I am an only child, so growing up I considered my uncles (my unofficial brothers), even though they were a lot older than me. They taught me how to swim and play football. I believe they helped me develop the fortitude and confidence needed to never give up, no matter what."