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Kathy Berta, Vice President

Kathy is an advocacy and community engagement professional with almost two decades of experience helping organizations and individuals to translate their ideas into action. Her areas of expertise include state and federal policy campaigns, campaign management, field organizing, coalition building, event planning, and advocacy capacity building and training.

Kathy’s previous and current clients include the Pew Charitable Trusts, Planned Parenthood Affiliates of Ohio, Western Reserve Land Conservancy, Natural Resources Defense Council, Komen Advocacy Alliance, Ohio Juvenile Justice Reform Campaign, Cuyahoga County Action Committee (Health and Human Services Levy), and Atlantic Philanthropies. Prior to joining R Strategy Group, Kathy worked in government relations for the Cleveland Municipal School District and Planned Parenthood of Greater Cleveland.

Kathy has a Bachelor of Arts from the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Akron School of Law. She is a licensed attorney in the State of Ohio.