Investing in people, serving our nation

Kathleen Bland

Kathleen joined Highlight in 2013 as the Deputy Project Manager providing support for the U.S. EPA National Center for Environmental Assessment. She has 5+ years of experience in document production, project management, technical writing, training and mentoring, SharePoint site creation, managing EndNote reference databases, process improvement, and Section 508 compliance with Adobe Acrobat.

Kathleen received her BS in Natural Resources Management from The Ohio State University in 2010. As a natural resource major, her values and goals align with the U.S. EPA mission to protect human health and the environment. Kathleen uses the following quote from Walt Disney to help further the EPA mission as well as guide her in fulfilling her role: “Of all the things I’ve done, the most vital is coordinating the talents of those who work for us and pointing them towards a certain goal.”

In addition to fulfilling her work roles, she works with an after school program to help develop students from Elementary through High School and also is actively involved in Toastmasters International.