Director of Human Resources
Kathryn has more than 19 years of experience providing strategic human resource support. She believes organizations are best served by a simple and well-executed approach to HR.
Before joining Spitfire, Kathryn was a senior knowledge advisor for the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). In this role, she provided guidance to national and international SHRM members on HR-related issues. Previously, Kathryn worked in the California Judicial Branch, first for the California Judicial Council and then later as the director of human resources for the Superior Court in Santa Clara County. Kathryn began her HR career in the private sector, working in Silicon Valley.
Kathryn graduated from Tufts University in Massachusetts and received her MSW from the University of Michigan School of Social Work. She recently relocated back to the Washington, DC metro region after spending many years in the San Francisco Bay Area.