Kathy joined Extera Partners as Office Administrator in February, 2016, with extensive experience in conference and event planning from her many years in the Boston Hotel industry.  At Hilton Hotel Corporation, she was an Account Manager, Director of Sales, and Regional Sales Manager at some of their signature properties such as The Inn at Harvard and Back Bay Hilton.  She also was part of the management team at Jury’s Boston Hotel when it opened in its historic location at the former Boston Police Department headquarters on Berkeley Street.  For the past five years, Kathy was Office Administrator at Global Organics, Cambridge.  She is a graduate of Garland Jr. College and attended Lesley College. Kathy lives in Belmont with her husband Joe, and enjoys kayaking, yoga and long hikes with her Jack Russell Terrier.