K ate oversees the ERC fair housing program, including trainings, complaints and referrals, education and outreach, investigation, testing, and enforcement. Prior to joining the ERC, she worked in a variety of roles at the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center, including serving as the Assistant Director. As the second in command, Kate administered a budget of over $1 million and managed a variety of internal and external program projects, communications and fundraising. Kate has a Bachelor’s degree with honors from Loyola University New Orleans. She left the UCLA Sociology PhD program early to return to New Orleans and address the housing crisis deepened by Hurricane Katrina.