Cathy Herring, CAE
Since 2012, Cathy has combined her strengths in strategic development with her experience in project management to create value for her clients at KCA. Cathy has served as the Executive Director and Event Manager for KCA’s long-term clients and her critical thinking, attention to detail, dedication and ability to multi-task gives her the unique aptitude to work closely with clients to deliver a wide range of custom designed services with focus and success. As Vice President, Cathy is devoted to managing the day-to-day operations to ensure KCA’s success and growth and has a talent for connecting all of the services KCA offers to benefit our clients.
Cathy graduated magna cum laude from the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication at Arizona State University and has been with KCA for nearly a decade. She is actively working on obtaining her Certified Association Executive along with pursuing additional educational opportunities that will bring new and innovative ideas to KCA and their clients
Cathy also has a talent for finding the best happy hours around the valley (considers herself a connoisseur), binge watching documentaries, and Amazon shopping. A lover of travel, food, wine and the outdoors, Cathy enjoys spending her weekends exploring Arizona.
Fun Fact: Cathy’s favorite time of year is football season. Go Cowboys!