ERS Team

Kate Matera

Executive Assistant & Administrative Team Lead

Kate is the Administrative Team Lead and provides direct support to the CEO and President, Karen Hawley Miles and Managing Director, Karen Baroody. She provides additional support to Consulting Director, Joseph Trawick Smith. Her specialty focus is on organizational development.

Prior to joining ERS, Kate was the Program and Events Coordinator with the Eos Foundation; a non-profit Family Foundation committed to ending childhood hunger in Massachusetts through funding breakfast in the classroom programs throughout the state. Along with program coordination and support for the director of the Nourishing Kids Initiative (NKI), Kate coordinated all major external events for the NKI within Eos.

Outside of work Kate enjoys participating in the performing arts whenever possible, loves reading and board games and is a self-professed cat lady who just so happens to love dogs as well.

Previous Experience

Program and Events Coordinator
Eos Foundation

Field Manager
Fresh Air Fund


B.A., History
University of Vermont

M.A., History Museum Studies
State University of New York


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