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Kate Westrich

Director, Digital Strategy

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 work across all digital platforms, Kate 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. Prior to her current role, Kate 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. She also serves as a previewer for the Diverse Books Club. 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.