Kathryn is the Southern California Program Manager for Onward to Opportunity, Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families Career Enhancement Program. To date she has assisted over 1800 transitioning service members, veterans and military spouses discover their “why” and find meaningful employment and careers post service. She interacts with other Veteran Service Organizations and employers across the country to build relationships and opportunities for our military connected community.
Kathryn holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management Human Resources from Park University and received her MBA from Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management, attending their Executive MBA program. She is a United States Marine Corps Veteran having served on active duty as a financial manager for over 26 years in assignments around the world. She deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and managed financial management operations for the Marine Corps in Iraq and Afghanistan. She is an active volunteer and mentor in San Diego with various organizations while specifically targeting the success of our women veterans in STEM. She is a frequent speaker on panels, podcasts and has blogged about her experience in her new role as a military Mom.Back To People