Director, Marketing & Sales
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Katherine recently made her way back “home” to Kansas City and currently serves as Director of Marketing & Sales for the Greater Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation. She joined the organization in January 2016 as Executive Director of the 2017 US Figure Skating Championships. Katherine has cultivated a successful career focused in Sponsorship and Experiential Marketing.
She has sourced, negotiated and managed the activation of large-scale Sports and Entertainment partnerships on behalf of several financial services companies including American Express, JPMorgan Chase and Visa. She has also worked on the agency side with Momentum Worldwide as well as the property side as Vice President of Partnership Strategy for the Madison Square Garden Company in New York City.
Katherine grew up in Kansas City, MO before heading out east to attend Trinity College in Hartford, CT where she earned a BA in American Studies. She later earned her MBA, with a double major in Marketing and Communications/Media Management, from Fordham University.