Kate Kelly joined the END Fund in 2016 as an Executive Assistant. Currently she serves as an Associate Director, Finance & Administration.
Prior to becoming a member of the END Fund team, she was a Program Fellow for Eskolta School Research and Design, working alongside NYC public school and Department of Education staff to address the dropout crisis in public education. In previous roles, Kate has served as a mediator with the New York Attorney General’s Office under Andrew Cuomo, worked extensively in social media and online organizing with Campaign for a Fair Settlement, an organization advocating fair and transparent financial and banking policies, and acted as a social media manager and writer for Mediaite, a popular online news organization. While studying in Barcelona as an undergraduate, Kate was a translator in the areas of city planning and transportation at the Barcelona Urban Ecology Agency (Agència d’Ecologia Urbana de Barcelona).
Kate received her B.A. in Political Science, Communication and Public Service from the University of Pennsylvania and also has a minor in Hispanic Studies. Outside of the office she is an avid cookie baker, committed theatergoer, slightly lapsed archer, and passionate travel photographer.