Senior Vice President
With more than 30 years of experience as a market leader, Kathy Harkey brings a wealth of knowledge and connections in financial services, technology and sales to overseeing all sales and relationship management at U.S. Dataworks. She is on a mission at U.S. Dataworks to deploy technology as a key strategic tool to drive new revenue and grow deeper relationships between financial institutions and their business customers.
Ms. Harkey began her career in financial technology sales for community banks and credit unions, and has expanded to exceptional performance in all areas of sales and client management for various emerging and groundbreaking technology solutions. Prior to her position as Senior Vice President, Head of Sales at U.S. Dataworks, she held various sales leadership roles with early stage FinTech companies, as well as sales and relationship management roles at ACI Worldwide, FIS Global, Travelex Currency Services.
Ms. Harkey earned her BS degree in business and management information systems from Shippensburg University. She is a Mentor for Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado, and was a founding member of the Women in Payments Mentoring Council.
Over the past several years, Kathy has been involved with various boards, and is currently a Board Advisor for Stealth Mode (a Citi Accelerator) early stage start-up. In addition, she has been active in the volunteer community including “Girls on the Run” and United Way of Georgia. Kathy was educated at Oregon State University, and received a BS with Honors in Business, and a Teaching Certification from Shippensburg University.