Kelsey Tanaka

Kelsey Tanaka is an Engagement Lead at Prohaska Consulting. She is a marketing and strategy executive with over 12 years of experience in research, consumer insights and strategy at media agencies and online publishers. Prior to joining Prohaska Consulting, Kelsey led research and strategy as part of the team that launched the Brighthouse Financial brand. Other notable past clients include Dell, Bayer, Eli Lilly, JP Morgan Asset Management, Freddie Mac, and Franklin Templeton.

Kelsey is passionate about harnessing research and data to drive business and marketing strategy. She is adept at leading cross-functional and global teams to launch new initiatives, build new consumer insights and strategy practices, and re-engineer processes to enhance productivity.

Kelsey has her Bachelors from the University of Southern California and an MBA from The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania). Kelsey grew up in Hawaii but currently lives in NYC. She is an avid traveler (who has visited over 25 countries) and attempts to visit a new country every year. In her free time, she can often be found at the Met, Central Park or at a Broadway show.