Kathy is a graduate of the University of St. Joseph, West Hartford, CT (BA Education) and Northeastern University, Boston, MA (MBA). Kathy is both an educator and a business professional. Education, technology and community service have been a common thread throughout her career. Following graduate school Kathy was the National Sales Manager for Learning Technologies, Inc. (LTI), Cambridge, MA . LTI designed and distributed StarLab, a portable planetarium system that brought astronomy education to thousands of students and teachers around the world.