Joni Kwast is a Corporate Advisor for Genesis Systems LLC. Mrs. Kwast has spent over 30 years as the spouse of an active-duty U.S. military General Officer, mentoring and coaching others. She helped shape curriculum for training of Air Force leadership teams, while fostering positive interpersonal relationships of trust and cultural communication with the families of American and international officers, and foreign partners. In her early career, she spent 7 years in the electric utility industry overseeing Shareholder Relations for Arizona Public Service Company in Phoenix, and later its holding company Pinnacle West Capital Corporation. She has a Business degree from the University of Minnesota-Duluth, and also studied at The University of St Andrews in Scotland with the American Institute for Foreign Study.