Kathy began her career in human services over 25 years ago. She joined Communitas as a Residential Services Program Coordinator in 2003, managing 5 community-based residential homes, and was responsible for the formal development of what is now the Independent Home Supports program.

Now, as the Program Systems Specialist, Kathy is responsible for the development and tracking of agency-wide quality enhancement tools, acting as liaison to licensing, certification and accreditation agencies, and for managing program compliance with training to enhance service delivery. She is responsible for coordinating the Policy Committee, and also sits on the Annual Gala Committee, as well as the Employee Appreciation Committee.

As the Human Rights Coordinator, Kathy works closely with programs, individuals, families, and the Human Rights Committee to promote the Communitas commitment that people’s rights are honored, their choices are respected, and their voices are valued.