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Mrs. Kate Burgess

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Board of Education Recording Secretary

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Kate Burgess is CEO and Owner of Elevate97. Kate describes what her company does by saying, “We elevate brands. Think little boxes to big buildings. We show off world-renown brands.”

This is Kate’s fourth year on the NDA Board of Education and first year as Board Vice Chair, previously serving as Secretary. She also serves on the Marketing & Communications Committee, and as Chair of the Board Formation Committee. Kate and her husband, Tom, have three children – Emily is a senior at NDA (2019), Maddy is a junior at NDA (2020), and Ben (11) attends Notre Dame Elementary School. A graduate of Marquette University, Kate serves on the Board of Directors of the NEW Community Shelter, Green Bay Community Foundation, Fund Development for the UWGB/TaylorMade Pro-Am Golf Tournament, St. Norbert Schneider School Board of Vistors, and previously served on the Board of Directors with the Women’s Fund and Boys & Girls Club. Kate enjoys sports, travel and spending time with her family.

“My goal as a member of the Notre Dame Board is to develop and form partnerships for our students and the organization that aspires and strengthens the NDA educational journey.”