Kate Patulski is a Founding Partner of Your Performance People and one of our Senior Master Certified Coaches. She started her career as a Physician’s Assistant after college working for the Chief of Staff, Department of Neurosurgery at Upstate Medical Center.
In 1985 she began working in the real estate industry. Working alongside her husband they developed a real estate company and mortgage operation. Both companies were sold in the early 2000s.
She began her coaching career while working in the real estate industry in 1997 with The Mike Ferry Organization, where she coached individuals, developed their Mindset Training Program, and wrote and delivered their NLP program with her husband, Ron.
In 2008, she left The Mike Ferry Organization and founded PerformanceU with her husband. Their focus was on integrating neuroscience principles and behavioral change methodologies in the coaching process in order to increase individual and organizational performance. In 2009, she began a working relationship with KW MAPS Coaching after working closely with the MAPS Executive Team. She went on to be a BOLD coach, was fundamental in developing their Coach Mastery Development Program, served as one of their first Head Coaches, training and developing new coaches, as well as writing and delivering their Language of Sales Program. She left KWMAPS coaching in June 2018 to return to her coaching roots.
She and her husband have always been obsessed with human behavior and began studying Neuro-Linguistic Programming and behavioral change in the mid 90s. Since her coaching career began more than two decades ago, she has been Master Certified in NLP, Certified in Emotional Intelligence, holds a Certified Master Coach designation (CMC) through the Behavioral Coaching Institute, an Executive Coach designation through Columbia University, a Founding Member of the John Maxwell Team, and a skilled Axiologist. She has also been certified in many behavioral and brain-based assessments utilized at Your Performance People, LLC. She and her husband have had the privilege of studying under many impressive icons in the coaching industry both in the United States and abroad.
Kate brings a wealth of knowledge, practical experience, and a passion for seeing individuals, teams, and organizations thrive.