Kathy is a recently retired lawyer with a Master’s degree in Library Science from U.C. Berkeley and a Juris Doctor from UC Davis.  She served in a number of legal counsel positions, including Chief Counsel for the Fair Political Practices Commission, Deputy Attorney General, and Deputy Legislative Counsel for the California State Legislature.  Kathy has a lifelong love of the visual arts and reading and strongly believes in the importance of enhancing the educational experience of young people in public schools.