Katherine Allen

Chief of Staff

Katherine calls on members in our active network, helping to deepen our relationships with current and past clients. With more than 26 years of experience leading a global company, Katherine has a keen eye for identifying executive-level needs and creating custom solutions for our clients.

In addition to her work with Wiederhold and Associates, Katherine has worked with dignitaries all over the world. She served as chairman of the U.S. Secretary of Commerce Missouri District Export Council; and is a founding member of the Greater Ozarks International Trade Association.Throughout Katherine’s tenure as CEO and owner of Allen Filters, Inc., she received the Global Business Person of the Year from the World Trade Center in St. Louis; Exporter of the Year from Missouri Director of Economic Development; and Exporter of the Year Award for the State of Missouri. Katherine was interviewed as an industry expert by Business Week, CNN; The Wall Street Journal; Gannett News Service; Investor’s Business Daily; the International Business News Magazine; and Ozarks Public Television.