Kate is a senior member of the creditor services team at Zolfo Cooper. She has more than 15 years of experience as a financial advisor in distressed and bankrupt situations, with a primary focus on advising unsecured creditor committees and senior lenders. Her experience includes serving clients in the airline, automotive, education, energy, financial services, health care, manufacturing, media and entertainment, mining, restaurant and retail industries.
Kate has worked with debtors, senior lenders, unsecured creditors and bond insurers both in bankruptcy and out of court. Her experience has also involved working on litigation matters in bankruptcy situations. She has advised clients on all aspects of distressed and bankrupt situations, including financial and operational restructurings, asset sales, and liquidations.
Earlier in her career, Kate served as a financial advisor representing various stakeholders in some of the largest bankruptcies in the U.S., including United Airlines, Chrysler, Lyondell and Calpine Corporation.
Prior to joining Zolfo Cooper in 2018, Kate was a senior vice president in Deloitte's corporate restructuring group and was a part of the restructuring practices at Gavin/Solomonese, Grant Thornton, and Mesirow Financial Consulting (formerly KPMG's corporate restructuring group).
Education, Certification & Professional Affiliations
- Earned a B.S. with honors at the University of Texas at Austin
- Member of the board of directors and president-elect of the Turnaround Management Association NY Chapter
- Member of the American Bankruptcy Institute
- Member of the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors
- CIRA candidate