Horizons at Westminster is fortunate to partner with several outstanding institutions in the Hartford area. Together, we are working to eliminate the opportunity gap for children in Hartford.
Executive Director, Horizons at Westminster
Bowdoin College - B.A.
Dartmouth College - M.A.L.S.
Kathleen joined the faculty at Westminster in 1998 as a dean of students, history teacher, coach, corridor supervisor and advisor. She served as a dean for the Classes of 2002, 2006, 2011 and 2015. She also worked as Director of Student Life for five years and served as Assistant Head of School for seven years. In 2002, she won the O’Brien Award and also became an honorary member of the Class of 2002. Since 2018, Kathleen has served as the Executive Director of Horizons at Westminster.
Program Director, Horizons at Westminster
Fairfield University - B.A.
Fairfield University - MBA
After earning a bachelor’s degree in finance and an MBA at Fairfield University, Kelly coached Division I collegiate soccer. Most recently, she served two years as assistant coach for Princeton University’s women’s soccer, where she was responsible for recruiting, managing summer camps and program operations. For three years prior to that, she was an assistant coach for Fairfield University women’s soccer.
Before beginning her coaching career, Kelly was a four-year starting goalkeeper and two-time captain at Fairfield University, where she holds the program records in shutouts, saves and goals against average. She attended Farmington High School, where she lettered in soccer and basketball. Kelly has also coached for the Olympic Development Programs in New Jersey and Connecticut, and currently coaches for Connecticut Football Club. She holds a USSF D License and an NSCAA National Diploma.
Kelly, who serves as a Westminster math teacher, assistant athletic director, First Girls’ Soccer coach, Third Form Dean and program director of Horizons at Westminster, lives with her husband, Tyler, and their two labs, Yogi and Hank, in Kelter House. Tyler serves as associate director of communications in the Marketing and Communications Office at Westminster. Kelly’s interests include reading, hiking and working out.
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