Katherine A. Carrier


IPFW Alumni Citation Award (2004)

B.S., 1981


Katherine A. Carrier earned a B.S. in 1981 from Indiana University. Carrier is the President and CEO of Briljent, which she started in 1998 to provide training services to corporations. In 2001, the company branched into government work in an effort to secure long-term contracts and provide predictable cash flow. Today, Briljent completes 50 or more contracts with state governments, as both a prime and a subcontractor.

Carrier also is an Executive Committee and Board member of the Indiana Chamber, an organization that lobbies for pro-business legislation.

Carrier received the 2004 IPFW's Alumni Citation Award, and the Doermer School of Business Distinguished Alumni Award for 2008.

Kathy and her husband of 27 years have four zany children including a son who is an Army Special Forces soldier.