Kate Willson Voelker - Woman to Watch Class of 2013
KATE WILLSON VOELKER
Kate Willson Voelker, a native of Rockford, IL, graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1981 with a degree in English Literature. After graduation, she worked in the for-profit world in computer sales and management. In 1990, Kate and her husband, Mark, moved to the South Bend area where they have raised four children. Over the next twelve years, Kate spent her time raising a family and volunteering for school and civic organizations including RiverBend Cancer Services. In 2003, she went back to work in the non-profit arena first with the American Red Cross, then as a consultant writing grants. In 2006, after years of volunteering, she became the Executive Director of RiverBend Cancer Services.