Who We Are

We are a group of experienced professionals who believe that individuals and organizations can choose their futures - to a much greater extent than they may be aware. We have the expertise to help them do so.

Our group works with a deep understanding of how change works.

Each of our areas of expertise - from change management, to board development, to executive coaching, to strategic human resources - is focused on this singular mission: to help organizations see and reach their best future.

Meet the team...

Kathleen Fariss, MSLM

COO/Senior Consultant

For Kathleen Fariss, organizational excellence can only be achieved one person at a time.

Fariss’ signature, interpersonal approach to problem-solving has defined her entire professional career in both the for- and non-profit sectors.

Whether as Director of Events and Stewardship for Claremont Graduate University or as Director of Development for the City of Fontana, Fariss has found that a focus on solid foundational processes and systemic resources is the key to the success of organizations and their staffs.

A graduate of the University of La Verne (M.S. in Leadership and Management with an emphasis in Organizational Development; B.S. in Organizational Management), Fariss has served in a variety of management, development, sales, planning, and strategic roles in support of local, county, and university administrations. What attracted her to The Genysys Group was the company’s unique focus on organizational transformation and increasing scalability.

Who We Work With




The Genysys Group has deep experience in these sectors:

Biotech - Government & Public Service - Public Safety - Engineering - Civic and Religious Organizations - Disability and Social Services - Finance/Banking - Social & Arts Organizations - Non-Profits - Education - Fundraising/Development

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