Kathy first came to NASBP in September 2006 as the Assistant Director of Government Relations and Communications. Previously she had been Director of Programs and Industry Relations at the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). While at AGC, she worked in the contract documents and construction marketing areas, among other areas of responsibilities, and was a recipient of the AGC Employee of the Year Award. In addition to working 12 years at AGC, her experience includes working at the law firms of Steptoe & Johnson and Jordan & Schulte on legislative issues and for a daily newspaper as a reporter. She has a Journalism degree from Pennsylvania State University and a Legal Assistant designation from the George Washington University.