Kate graduated from Wheaton College (MA) with a BA in Economics. After working in the financial services industry in various investment management positions, Kate joined the IBM Corporation where she held positions in financial management, strategy, and operations. Kate spent 25 years with IBM and retired in 2009. Upon retiring, Kate returned to school and earned a degree in Medical Office Management. She is also a Certified Medical Assistant.
Kate and her husband live in New Canaan and have two grown sons. She is an EMT and member of the New Canaan Volunteer Ambulance Corps. In addition to donating 60 hours of service to the organization each month, Kate currently serves as NCVAC’s treasurer. In 2011, Kate joined ITNCoastalCT as a volunteer driver and became a board member in June, 2014. She has also served as a Trustee of Pine Manor College.