Katja Schanz grew up with 3 brothers and sisters in Bavaria and has been regularly on the theatre stage from an early age on. She received her formal acting training in Munich.
Katja played so far over 80 different roles on stage and screen. She starred in the movie „Caedes – The Glade of Death“ or in the play „Miss Julie“. She appeared in commercials for companies such as Deutsche Bahn, Speaker Teufel and AOK. Since May 2019 she has been lending her voice to the Natural Beauty Blog of Börlind Naturkosmetik.
For Katja, everything evolves around empathy, whether in her work as an actress or in her personal life. She always strives to explore different perspectives, stimulating new ways of thinking and promoting mutual understanding. Driven by the desire to understand the reasons behind our actions, she added several coaching courses to her professional resume. Katja is certified as a systemic coach, hypnosis coach and master coach. She has successfully completed the „Train the Trainer“ program and is a professional business mediator.
Based on her experience with performing arts and coaching, she developed workshop formats focusing on charisma, personal development, and authentic self-expression. With her coaching she aims at creating awareness on a mental, emotional, and physical level, leading to a charismatic, convincing, and inspiring presence.
As a trainer and mentor, she understands her role as a guide to shape life according to one’s own ideas.