Director of Public Affairs & Marketing
As Director of Public Affairs and Marketing, Kate directs the Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, Legislative Affairs and Community Outreach efforts for Sonoma Clean Power.
Kate has more than twenty years of marketing planning and strategy, advertising, communications, market research, public relations and community outreach experience. Most recently, she held marketing management positions for Santa Rosa-based Redwood Credit Union.
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 Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Santa Rosa Class XXXI, and a current Board member for the Sonoma County Alliance and Santa Rosa Metro Chamber of Commerce. Past civic involvement include sitting on the American Heart Association’s 2015 North Bay Heart Walk Executive Leadership Committee, past Board member for the Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce, and Past Chair of both the 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.