Kathrine Suzanne Livingston, MEd

Managing Partner, CMS Associates

Kate Livingston, managing partner of CMS Associates, has expertise in team development, executive coaching, communication training and organizational development. Her industry experience includes pharmaceutical and biotech, finance, healthcare, and executive education in higher education. She has worked with teams and individuals from Pfizer, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Merrill Lynch, AXA, Morgan Stanley, Cannon Financial and Harvard Vanguard. Livingston received her MEd in adult development and psychology from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and is certified in executive coaching by Columbia University. She also holds an MA in art history and uses her art background to explore how adults perceive and make meaning of their work contexts and interpersonal experiences. Since 2000, Livingston has been a Big Sister with Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Greater Boston and enjoys supporting people's development at all stages.


  • MEd Harvard Graduate School of Education