With over 12 years of experience in the lighting industry, Kate’s unique background includes seeing many facets of the business. With an education in interior design, Kate’s career in lighting began at a leading showroom in a large market. She supported clients in the A&D community of metropolitan Chicago for 7 years before returning to Cleveland in 2012. Kate became a Project Manager for a design-build contractor, assisting with lighting for “The 9”, a large project introducing upscale city living and an addition of a leading hotel in the city of Cleveland. From this experience, she attributes her knowledge of electrical in both bidding and construction process. Most recently, Kate has worked as a manufacturer’s representative at a competitive lighting agency.

Kate has a strong interest in the design process and how lighting is incorporated into every project. She is thrilled to be part of the team at Bright Focus Sales and looks forward to her role as Specification Sales for Northeast Ohio.