- Category: Notable Alumni
- Number of years working in your current industry: 23
- Undergrad degree/university: Bachelor of Arts, Communication Studies - Marquette University
- Graduate degree/university: Masters in Physical Therapy - Marquette University. Masters in Business Administration - Healthcare - Cardinal Stritch University
Last updated on March 29th, 2021 at 02:57 pm
Marquette University – 1996 (bachelor’s), 1998 (master’s)
Cardinal Stritch – 2002 (MBA)
Kate Brewer, president and CEO of Greenfield Rehabilitation Agency Inc., began her career at two of southeast Wisconsin’s leading universities. She graduated from Marquette University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts in communication and in 1998 with a Master’s in Physical Therapy. She then obtained her MBA from Cardinal Stritch University in 2002.
Brewer has held many roles in the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association including state treasurer. She has transitioned into national roles and is now serving her second term on the board of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) – Geriatrics as treasurer and on the Finance and Audit committee.
She is a member of the Young President’s Organization (YPO) since 2016 and served on Wisconsin’s board of directors since 2019.
Brewer is YPO’s assistant learning officer and is in the leadership track to be learning officer. She will also be the first woman Chapter Chair for Wisconsin.
Brewer also has a passion for helping her local community, including as treasurer of the Wisconsin Parkinson Association board.