Katie Leimkuehler is a Social Media Marketing Strategist, Speaker and Trainer who launches and grows professional brands by creating online relationships through social media engagement. She currently is the Digital Media Manager at International Studies Abroad. She is also the Founder and Editor of Conquer the Edge and author of a new book series Shy Town Girls. Previously she worked as the Manager of Social Media and Communications at the International Interior Design Association and prior to that was a Journalist and Community Manager at the Chicago Tribune. She was also chosen as a social media panelist at Chicago Social Media Week and in KI’s NeoCon Social Media Webinar.