Kate is a leading fundraising professional with a keen focus on managing strategic gifts for high net-worth individuals, organizational strategic planning, mission focused events and capital advancement. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Connecticut State University. Formerly, Kate has held positions as Campaign Finance Director for Oz Griebel, Inc., Vice President of Advancement at Special Olympics CT and most recently as President of her consulting firm, Kate Careb Advancement.
Kate is a Stonington, Connecticut native who has spent most of her adult life working as an advocate for people with intellectual disabilities. Kate is intensely community focused with specific interests in creating housing that is affordable for all, battling the opioid crisis and advocating for all people particularly those with intellectual differences.
Kate is currently President of the board of the Stonington housing Authority, President of the Stonington Realty Corporation, and Vice President of the board of Trustees of St. Edmunds Retreat and Recovery mission. When Kate isn’t working she can always be found with her family or in her art studio: “Kate Sea Coastal Art”. Kate has been happily married to her husband, Dan, for 30 years and has two, outstanding, adult daughters Hannah and Lily.