About Katja

Story Coach & Spiritual Mentor

Katja’s pragmatic approach, combined with her spiritual awareness, helps her clients get results fast. 

Katja Rusanen is your secret success ally. 


Katja Rusanen is a #1 best-selling author, story coach, speaker and spiritual mentor. She is dedicated to helping coaches, experts, and entrepreneurs turn their life experiences into client-attracting stories so that they can create the impact and income they desire.

Katja’s pragmatic approach, combined with her spiritual awareness, helps her clients get results fast. Whether they are looking to get their first coaching contract, or create a million dollar launch, or reach more people with their message, Katja is their secret success ally for discovering the power of their personal stories.

Her own story almost ended at the age of 16, when she was overwhelmed with despair after her boyfriend’s suicide. This experience led her to search for purpose and find her way out of the darkness.

Katja has worked as team leader in multinational companies such as Citibank and has been part of a team in a multi-million dollar coaching company that was named one of Inc. 5000’s fastest growing companies in America. She has a Bachelor’ s Degree in Business Administration (Karelia University of Applied Sciences, Finland) and a Master’s degree in Spiritual Psychology from the University of Santa Monica and a second Master’s degree in Spiritual Science from Peace Theological Seminary and College of Philosophy.

In Katja’s world, succeeding on purpose is possible! She is living proof of it! She has created a lifestyle and a business she loves, having swapped the Finnish winters for sunshine in 2002, and currently serves clients online at her home base in Marbella, Spain. She loves traveling to places like Australia, South Africa and Tanzania, where the gorgeous landscapes inspire and delight her.

“She has now dedicated her life to helping clients discover the power of personal stories and creating a business they love.”