Kathryn has worked in nonprofits for more than a decade. She is incredibly passionate about social justice and believes strongly in the power of education to transform lives and build stronger communities. Kathryn has experience with fundraising in health care and social service settings with an emphasis on bringing services and support to those who need it most. Most recently she worked with Open Arms of Minnesota overseeing their fundraising strategies.
Kathryn graduated from St. Olaf College majoring in Sociology and Women's Studies. She later received her graduate degree from the Colorado School of Public Health where she focused her studies on health disparities.
When not at work, Kathryn enjoys hiking, baking, reading, and traveling with her family. She lives in St. Paul with her husband, two young kids, and their dog.
Kathryn Southard serves as Associate Director of Development