Kathy Opp is the President at K2OHSolutions, LLC. She is a seasoned business executive
providing strategic planning and process improvement services, organizational culture
assessment and change management, facilitation, as well as leadership, management, and
Kathy is the former president and executive director of the Western States Land Commissioners
Association, an organization of 23 western states and industry affiliates who manage over 515
million acres of school trust lands for the benefit of funding public education in the respective states.
Over the past 30 years, she gained significant experience in state government as a commissioned
bank examiner, a financial officer, a division administrator and as a Deputy Director for the Idaho
Department of Lands. She also worked for five years with Boise Cascade Corporation, a Fortune
500 timber and wood products company. She held several positions in the Timber & Wood Products
division, including Senior Planning Associate and Business Unit Controller, and served on several
new manufacturing plant startup teams in the U.S. and abroad.
Kathy holds the following professional credentials:
• Accredited by Human Synergistics in the administration and interpretation of the
Organizational Culture Inventory® (OCI®), the Organizational Effectiveness
Inventory® (OEI®), Leadership Impact® (L/I) and Management Impact® (M/I).
• Certified Strategic Doing™ practitioner
• Certified team coach using Team Alchemy©
• Certified administrator of the EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 products.
• Trained practitioner of the Business Model Canvas and Value Proposition Canvas by
Kathy was born and raised in the San Francisco bay area and relocated to Boise, Idaho in 1984.
When not serving clients, she likes to travel the globe, cook, ride bicycles and spend time with
family. She is a RYT 500-hour certified yoga instructor and continues to teach her yin yoga practice
on Monday nights when in Boise.