Kate Brinkerhoff is a Sr. Communications Strategist at Brilliant Ink, an employee engagement consultancy located in Oakland. In her role at Brilliant Ink, she develops internal communications to inspire employees to perform at their best and has worked with Genentech, PayPal, Visa, Wells Fargo, Novo Nordisk, Yahoo!, and UCSF. Before joining Brilliant Ink, Kate worked in public relations and communications at two non-profit organizations, The Fresh Air Fund and Dress for Success in New York City. She holds a B.A. in History and French from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine.