Kathy Coffey has been with WTFRC since 2004 as Administrative Manager, overseeing grants and contracts, office administration and event planning. In addition, she handles personnel and accounting matters and website management.
Kathy grew up in the MacIntosh country of Plattsburgh, New York. After high school, she attended the State University of New York at Potsdam where she obtained a BA in Communications and Spanish. Kathy also received credits towards her Master's degree in Marketing and Adult Education at Portland State University.
Ms. Coffey spent many years in sales with the Dale Carnegie organization, franchisee owner for Snelling Staffing Services, student placement with Syracuse University and professional development sales and training for Portland State University and Wenatchee Valley College.
Kathy has two sons. TC is employed with Liberty Mutual in Seattle and married to his high school sweetheart, Kellie. Ryan is attending Central Washington University, with his sights on becoming a high school teacher. Kathy just welcomed her first granddaughter, Zoey in June 2015. When she's not working, Kathy enjoys fitness-related activites such as Jazzercise, running, softball and golf.