Kate Westrich

Vice President, Marketing and Communications


Areas of Expertise: social media management, writing and editing, digital storytelling

“I like thinking about digital storytelling and I like figuring out how to use technology in a way that brings information to more people. I am happiest when I help others feel successful and like they did all of the work, but it felt easy – that way they are empowered to do more in the future.”

Leading marketing and communications for KnowledgeWorks, Kate Westrich collaborates with individuals throughout the organization to share what it is they are thinking and doing to elevate and raise awareness of the impact KnowledgeWorks has in our communities and in education. In her previous role with KnowledgeWorks, Kate led digital communications for the organization and managed marketing for EDWorks, a former subsidiary of KnowledgeWorks, and led web marketing at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

Kate’s writing and photography have appeared in various publications and she is an active volunteer in Cincinnati. Kate has a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Ohio University with specializations in African American Studies and Sociology and a Master of Arts in Sociology from the University of Cincinnati.