Kat is the Office Manager at Emerald Search Partners and brings with her 13 years of experience in administration and business management in various positions. During that time, she earned recognition for staff development and strategic financial growth. Kat earned her Bachelor's degree from Washington State University (Go Cougs!) and looks forward to the day when the Cougars win the Apple Cup again. A native of Rhode Island, Kat grew up in a military family and has had wonderful experiences interacting with a wide variety of people and cultures. Eventually, she moved to the beautiful Olympic Peninsula where she has made her home for the last 26 years and now lives with her husband, 2 kids and a menagerie of pets.