As Community Events Coordinator, Kitty oversees the many moving parts behind City-produced events, including the Western Maryland Blues Fest, the Fourth of July Fireworks, and Taste of the Arts. She also assists many organizations in implementing their visions for great events downtown, whether a 5K, a bike race, a car show, a cultural event, a community party, or something new! In addition, Kitty coordinates grand openings and anniversary celebrations for Hagerstown businesses. Prior to joining the City in 2017, Kitty worked in the non-profit sector managing dance and performance organizations in NYC, Canada, and West Virginia. She has a BA from Vassar College and an MFA from Smith College.