Kate Azevedo joined ACS in May 2015 and currently serves as the Associate Director of Student Chapters. In this capacity, she assists in managing the existing ACS student chapter network, facilitating the programming, seeking opportunities to launch new ACS student chapters, building and maintaining relationships with faculty advisors, and integrating chapter activities into ACS’s substantive initiatives and network of members.
Prior to joining ACS, Kate served as a Graduate Fellow for the Washington College of Law at American University. She started her career as a policy analyst at the U.S. Government Accountability Office conducting congressionally-requested policy analysis. Later, Kate held a compliance and research role at a financial firm focusing on policy matters.
Kate graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Government. She earned a master's degree from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at University of Texas. Kate received her law degree from Washington College of Law at American University. While attending law and graduate schools, she was a member of the American University International Law Journal and the Texas Hispanic Journal of Law and Policy.
Kate currently serves on the HBA-DC Student Affairs Committee and the LBJ Washington Center Steering Committee. She lives in Washington, D.C. with her family.