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Founded by sisters, Northway Strategies embodies a shared vision. Drawing inspiration from the innovative spirit of the Pacific Northwest, our mission is to empower businesses, supporting their success and growth, guided by a steadfast faith in our journey. Our name reflects our commitment to combining regional pride, transformative strategies, and steadfast values for meaningful impact.

Situated in Lewis County Washington, a place that holds special significance as it lies in the middle of major regional technology hubs, our company bridges the gap between technology and community values. At Northway Strategies we strive to face challenges head-on bringing our best efforts to the table with integrity, innovation, and collaboration.

Meet Your Team

Katy Smith

Katy Smith, is a seasoned tech professional with over 15 years of expertise in technology, optimization, project management, and process enhancement. With nearly a decade dedicated to IT, Katy has successfully spearheaded diverse projects, showcasing her proficiency in areas ranging from web design, business analysis, and project management to security governance, SharePoint Online, Power Apps, and other business solutions. Katy’s toolkit and knowledge are truly remarkable. Beyond her technical prowess, Katy is driven by a passion for streamlining workflows, enhancing efficiency, and pioneering inventive solutions as a dedicated problem solver. She thrives on transforming challenges into growth opportunities and making meaningful improvements. In her off time, Katy loves taking trips to the coast with her husband, jamming out to disco beats, and expanding her crochet stash. Katy’s personable and forward-thinking nature, combined with her unwavering reliability, position Northway Strategies for upward momentum.

Kristen Chilson

Kristen Chilson, is a digital marketing enthusiast driven by a healthy obsession for empowering businesses and organizations to meet their goals. With a background as a marketing strategist and digital operations manager for major regional news outlets in the Puget Sound area, Kristen has honed her expertise in developing cohesive brand strategies and leveraging data-driven insights to achieve revenue growth and organizational success. Proficient in a diverse range of digital tools and solutions, Kristen excels at identifying process improvements and enhancing productivity. Beyond her professional achievements, Kristen is a devoted mom of 5 who enjoys going on adventures with her family, making amazing latte’s, and DIY’ing home projects with her husband. Kristen’s exceptional talents and commitment to excellence make her an invaluable asset to our team.

Kelly Hammer

Kelly Hammer, is a seasoned professional with a robust background in retail merchandising, management, and front-end retail operations. Her friendly and outgoing personality, coupled with her problem-solving skills, make her an invaluable asset to any team. With her whopping 18+ years experience, she brings a keen eye for process optimization and ensuring strategic growth. Kelly’s unique blend of skills is poised to elevate her team’s performance in delivering top-notch results.

Our Values

  1. Integrity: We uphold the highest standards of integrity in everything we do. Honesty, transparency, and ethical practices are at the forefront of our operations. We believe that building trust with our customers and partners is fundamental to long-term success.
  2. Innovation: Embracing a culture of innovation, we continuously seek creative and forward-thinking solutions to meet our customers’ needs. We encourage curiosity and are unafraid to explore new possibilities, staying ahead of the curve in an ever-changing business landscape.
  3. Collaboration: We recognize the power of collaboration and teamwork. By fostering an inclusive and supportive environment, we harness the diverse strengths of our team and partners. Together, we achieve more, ensuring our customers benefit from a collaborative and seamless experience.

Let's Team Up!