Chief Business Development Officer

(She/Her)

Kate leads Change Machine’s technological, business development, and partner success teams. Kate joined the organization as a Financial Coach in 2010, providing one-on-one coaching to New Yorkers. More recently as Director of Capacity Building, she grew the training and technical assistance team and expanded the organization’s national presence. Prior to her role at Change Machine, Kate worked on economic and small business development projects in Louisiana, Pennsylvania, and Honduras. Kate also co-chairs the New York City Domestic Violence Economic Justice Taskforce.

Kate received her Master of Public Administration from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. She completed a Bachelor of Arts from Lafayette College in Economics and Business. As a New York City transplant from Colorado, Kate enjoys exploring the outdoors with her hound, Annabelle.