Katherine has served the citizens of Irvine as a successful small business owner, an active community volunteer and a wife and mom, who also finds time serves as an elected member of her own Woodbridge (homeowners) Association since 2012. For two decades, Katherine served as the Vice President of Financial and Administrative Contracts for an Orange County business entrepreneur, during which time she earned her Master of Business Administration (MBA). In 2010, Katherine founded KND Legal Consulting, and Paralegal Outsourcing Associates an Irvine-based legal services firm.
Katherine’s husband, Phillip, has worked for the City of Irvine’s Community Services department for more than 12 years. He also operates his own small business. Their daughter Brittany graduated from Woodbridge High School in 2009, then went on to graduate from Concordia University, in Irvine, with a BS in Biology and a minor in Pre-Med. Brittany recently graduated from Loma Linda Medical School with a MS in Biological Science, she received her WhiteCoat and is pursuing her MD/Phd. She also provides research at the local Veterans Hospital and has papers published in Biochemistry and Physiology.
Katherine has proven leadership and experience in both the public and private sector. In addition to her distinguished business career and education she has served in numerous other public positions during her distinguished career. The bold spirit that defines her ambitions and accomplishments is conveyed in her personal motto: “Let’s move forward.”