Vice-President and Business Development Director
Kathy joined Rosemann in 2001, serving as Vice President, focusing on business development, client relations, civic and government affairs.
A native of St. Louis, Kathy began her career in New York City as a VISTA Volunteer. She later served as Coordinator of the Mayor’s Urban Action Task Force in New York City and Director of Operations for the Association of Neighborhood Housing Developers underwritten by the Ford Foundation.
She returned to St. Louis after attending City University of New York and continued to work on housing development initiatives with non-profit community based developers and served on the St. Louis Community Development Agency’s Board of Commissioners. Later, she led two successful construction disbursing departments at St. Louis title companies which dominated the market under her leadership for over 15 years.
Her appointment as Vice-President of the St. Louis Equity Fund afforded her the opportunity to work with corporate investors, non-profit and for-profit developers, architects, attorneys, and general contractors throughout the region on complex developments utilizing an array of tax credit and public financing programs. Later as Chief Operating Officer of E.M. Harris Construction Company and Chief Executive Officer of Capital Consultants, Kathy worked on some of the region’s most challenging projects and interacted with a all of the financial partners and elected officials involved in these public/private partnerships. She is engaged in the community and provides tremendous support to our clients and leadership to our organization.
For over fifteen years, Kathy served as President and Board member for Habitat for Humanity, St. Louis. She is currently an Executive Committee and board member with Missouri Growth Association and a Missouri Workforce Housing Association.