Kathy Steele

Entrepreneur in Residence




Kathy Steele is an Entrepreneur in Residence at Future Founders. In this role, she works with our Future Founders Fellowship program and provides intensive coaching to our millennial founders.

Kathy is passionate about people, serious about business scalability, and loves to help the underdog cause in her community. She is fortunate to “do it all” in her role as CEO and company visionary of Red Caffeine, a growth consultancy that delivers strategy + branding + technology + marketing to fuel meaningful impact.

Kathy has relentless enthusiasm for great causes, donating her time and expertise to industry groups and non-profit organizations. She is an Executive Council Member for the Executive Breakfast Club, Chicago’s Local Group Leader for the Small Giants Community, and a Great Game of Business Practitioner. She values fostering relationships with leaders who share her strong focus on business ethics, social responsibility, and economic sustainability.