Kat Armstrong was born in Houston, Texas, where the humidity ruins her curls. She is a powerful voice in our generation as an innovative organizational leader and sought-after communicator. As the co-founder and executive director of Polished Ministries (polishedonline.org), an organization that gathers young professional women to navigate career and explore faith together, Kat is invested in the lives of women eager to learn about how the scriptures are relevant to their everyday lives. She has career experience in brand management, marketing, operations and sales.
Before deciding upon a career in non-profit, Kat started a successful accessory company securing accounts with Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom and hundreds of boutiques across the nation. She also spent time in network marketing as one of the youngest regional vice presidents in the company and oversaw operations of a small start-up company that is now nationwide.
Kat has a master’s degree in Christian education from Dallas Theological Seminary and an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Texas A&M. She and her husband, Aaron, have been married for sixteen years, live in Dallas with their son, Caleb.