Katarina leads Urban Green’s financial, operations and administrative activities, bringing more than 20 years of management experience to the position. Most recently, Katarina served as COO/CFO of the Working Families Organization and its affiliated political parties, overseeing six-fold budget growth and expansion from three to 10 states. Before this, she worked as COO/CFO at Riverkeeper, Inc., the advocacy and environmental organization led by Robert J. Kennedy Jr.
In addition, Katarina served as the CFO at the Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GBC), an international public health organization, and as Deputy Director at Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD), a Rockefeller Foundation program.
Katarina holds an M.A. from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University; a B.A. from the City University of New York and Warsaw University.