Kate Lister is a recognized thought leader on workplace, workforce, and other trends that are changing the who, what, when, where, and how of work. She is president of Global Workplace Analytics (GWA), a research-based consulting firm that has been helping public and private sector employers understand and implement new ways of working for more than a decade. She is considered a global expert on telecommuting and other flexible workplace trends. She was one of only three witnesses invited to testify before the U.S. Senate about expansion of the federal telework program post-COVID-19.
Kate has written or co-authored five books, numerous white papers, and dozens of articles. She is a trusted media source and has been quoted by hundreds of media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Washington Post. She has appeared on NPR, CNN, CNBC and many other tv and radio shows.