Kathy Schersten, Board Member

kathy_schersten_defKathy Schersten is not new to UnidosNow, having been one of our co-founders since our inception in 2010.

A native of New Orleans, Kathy studied in Mexico and worked as a teacher in Colombia, Venezuela, and Spain. She has been a resident of Sarasota since 1978 and throughout the years has served as board president/chairman for many organizations, including American Association of University Women, Women’s Resource Center, Senior Friendship Center, Sarasota Education Foundation, and the Van Wezel Arts Hall Advisory Board.

She is currently the development director for St. Jude Church, a bilingual facility. Kathy also serves as a moderator for the Academic Olympics, a competition among Sarasota public and private High Schools.