Kathy has earned her reputation as a sports and entertainment industry expert.
She currently serves as the Corporate Partnerships Director for the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville,TN. She’s helped hundreds of students realize their dream of working in sports. Devine is an online, graduate sports professor for Georgetown University and also taught at Belmont University in their graduate sports program. She's worked for prominent national advertising agencies, media conglomerates and presented at various sponsorship/marketing conferences. Her most recent professional sports experience included creating sponsorship platforms for the NHL, NBA and WNBA franchises at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. She has significant experience strategizing, negotiating and implementing successful marketing partnerships for national brands like Dunkin Donuts, MillerCoors, Walmart, Bacardi, AAA and others. Prior to pro-sports, she spent time creating integrated radio/digital sales campaigns for ABC Radio. She also launched an education consulting firm providing marketing and professional development services to national education non-profits and supervised student teachers from the University of Maryland. Kathy’s education background sprung from her time spent at USA TODAY and Marcopolo.com in education circulation sales, partnering with prominent content providers, training educators and teaching students. She’s a master trainer and has lent her expertise to enhance professional staff development and corporate culture, increase marketing and sales goals and develop community relations platforms for clients. Kathy is originally from central Pennsylvania and recently moved from Washington, DC to Nashville, TN. She has an Advertising, B.A. degree from Penn State University, Master of Education from Marymount University and is a member of the Nashville Sports Council.
Penn State University - B.A. - Advertising/Marketing
Marymount University - MEd, Education