Kathy has a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Atlantic Christian College (now Barton College). She has worked in the banking and insurance businesses prior to becoming a REALTOR(R) in 2001. Kathy worked with Parr and Abernathy Realty in Hopewell from 2001 – 2009 and then with Long and Foster Real Estate in Colonial Heights from 2009 until 2011. She served on the Board of Directors for the Southside Virginia Association of REALTORS(R) (SVAR) from 2006 until 2011, including 4 years on the Executive Team, as Treasurer, President-Elect, and President. Kathy received the SVAR Rookie of the Year award, SVAR REALTOR(R) of the Year award, was a lifetime member of the SVAR Honor Society, and received numerous sales awards during her time as a REALTOR(R). She is a member of the Virginia Association of REALTORS Leadership Academy, Class of 2009.
In 2012, Kathy began working for the Virginia Association of REALTORS(R) (VAR) as a Political Field Representative. In 2014, Kathy became the Director of RPAC Development with VAR. Kathy’s responsibilities include increase member awareness about the importance of RPAC and financial support and participation of the VAR membership. Increasing RPAC participation among members is a primary goal.