Katherine Bloom O'Connell

Interim Communications Director

Katherine Bloom O'Connell is a Twin Cities-based communications and advocacy professional equipped with a passion for others and a can-do attitude. She brings more than a decade of experience working with executive teams across journalism, communications, and nonprofits – both at home and internationally. She holds deep interest in addressing complex problems with accessible solutions, with special interest in systemic issues around gender, human rights, caregiving, and racial equity. Public service, pop culture, and opportunity gaps get her gears going.

Professionally, she loves figuring out what makes people tick and engaging them in meaningful ways.