Kate Barrett

Field Programs Manager

Kate Barrett is the Field Programs Manager for Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC). She facilitates project planning and related communications with volunteers, land managers, and other partner organizations to prepare for upcoming projects; she also provides on-site management for VOC’s boots-on-the-ground stewardship programs. Kate’s enthusiasm for community-building and 3+ years of experience in volunteer management and outdoor leadership with the National Outdoor Leadership School and the Colorado Outward Bound School helps ensure that VOC’s volunteers have an extraordinary experience.

Prior to joining VOC in 2019, Kate worked as a Program Coordinator for the literary arts nonprofit Lighthouse Writers Workshop. She holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Montana and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Creative Writing from Knox College.