Tammy Pressnell


Tammy is the COO of Catawba Corporation and a business leader with expertise, vision, and business acumen to establish and execute strategies to achieve company objectives, maximize resources, reduce costs, and increase revenues and profit. As a visionary manager with track record for finding innovative solutions to grow revenue and increase margins, Ms. Pressnell is an expert in building mutually beneficial relationships internally across functional lines and externally with business and community leaders. Her noteworthy 30-year career, advancing from individual performer to company executive with critical decision making, independent thinking, communication, strategic planning, and process management skills makes her an invaluable part of a team. She is an articulate communicator with an expertise in project management processes as well as forging relationships to achieve both company and client objectives, collaborating with customers, vendors, regulators, and community leaders. Possesses a detailed level of knowledge for shipments, domestic and international, using all available methods of transport.
Ms. Pressnell was the founder and CEO of an economically, disadvantaged woman-owned small business for 15 years. During this timeframe, the company grew the operations to over 100 employees with revenues in excess of 24 million per year. Ms. Pressnell followed the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide to develop an infrastructure of policies/procedures/instructions for each department to allow for constant growth.