About Katee Van Horn

The Founder

Katee Van Horn is a speaker, coach and author who thrives on her client’s success. She takes a holistic approach to supporting people to live their best lives. Her no-nonsense style breeds action.

During the day, Katee works as a consultant focusing on diversity, inclusion, and engagement. She is a certified life coach and facilitates the Best Year Yet program for her clients. She is an international keynote speaker who talks about leadership, HR, and being your best. She blogs about HR, leadership and coaching. Katee is also writing her first book.

Her coaching business, Bar the Door Consulting and Coaching is based on a nickname she has been given over the years, Katee Bar the Door. “Bar the Door” is in James Whitcomb Riley’s poem When Lide Married Him, 1894.


Katee Van Horn, Speaker, Coach, & Author