Katherine Burkhard to Join Plaid, LLC

ATLANTA, GEORGIA (April 30, 2015) – Plaid welcomes Katherine Cain Burkhard to the Plaid team beginning July 1st as a consultant based in Columbia, South Carolina.  Katherine will serve as Plaid’s primary coordinator and point of contact for Plaid’s partnership with the University of South Carolina, fostering community development and culture transformation within fraternity and sorority life.  She will also assist with facilitation of additional Plaid programs and with program development.

Katherine’s professional experience includes advising Student Government at the University of South Florida and serving as a Marketing and Client Relations Coordinator at Adcock Financial Group (Tampa, FL).

Wilson Wong, President of Plaid, expressed, “Katherine’s enthusiasm for furthering student development combined with her excellent facilitation and organizational skills made her a clear match for Plaid and our partnership with the University of South Carolina.”

Katherine is a twice graduate of the University of South Florida with an undergraduate degree in Sociology and a Master of Education degree in College Student Affairs.  She also studied at Florence University of the Arts (Tuscany, Italy) during the summer of 2010.

Katherine is originally from Tampa, FL, enjoys traveling, cooking, and is training for a half marathon. She is a proud Alpha Phi and looks forward to working with fellow Greeks at the University of South Carolina.