Kathleen Ayre is a freelance grant writer and administrative professional with over twenty years working experience in post-secondary institutions, research, technology and innovation nonprofits. Kathleen has a postgraduate diploma in higher education leadership and administration specializing in international education from Royal Roads University and a drama and an English degree from the University of Toronto. Kathleen is supporting KAST with program delivery, grant management, research projects and partnership development.
“KAST’s youth entrepreneurial and skills development training aligns with my values and commitment to education. As a proud Kootenay resident, I support their endeavors to foster the future advanced workers of our local economies through youth development initiatives”.