Director, Public Relations and Marketing
As Director of Public Relations and Marketing, Kate Kelly directs the Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, Local Legislative Affairs and Community Outreach efforts for Sonoma Clean Power.
Kate has more than twenty-five years of public relations, marketing planning and strategy, advertising, communications, market research and community outreach experience locally.
Kate possesses a B.A. in English Literature from Sonoma State University and is active in local business and non-profit organizations. Ms. Kelly is a graduate of the Santa Rosa Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Santa Rosa Class XXXI, and is a current Board Member for the Santa Rosa Metro Chamber of Commerce. Past civic involvement includes being Past Chair of both the Santa Rosa Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Santa Rosa Young Professionals Network and the Marketing Association of California. Kate was a recipient of the North Bay Business Journal’s Top Forty Under 40 award in 2008 and Women in Business award in 2019.
Under her leadership, in 2018 SCP launched an award-winning re-brand and new website, earning a Gold Davey Award for best Government Website Experience and a Silver Davey Award for Best Energy Website Experience.