Vote for Kate
Compassionate Sustainable Solutions

Campaign Priorities

My campaign focuses on three domains that support community health and wellness: sustainable management of our natural resources; public health services that support our most vulnerable populations; and community connectivity through safe transportation, trails, and routes. To learn more about what this means for Monroe County, click on the links below.

Addiction Resources

Supporting public health services for those affected by addiction.

Community Connectivity

Connecting people with safe, accessible routes to the places they need to be, via public transportation, sidewalks, and trail systems.

Sustainability

Ensuring that our natural resources – our lakes and forests – are managed for both economic and environmental sustainability.

Why vote for me?

Community-Based Decision-Making

I believe in listening to community members and using a balance of community input and facts in decision making

Project Management

I have four years of project management experience in a grant-funded agency

Budget Experience

I work with a team to manage budgets which have totaled over $200K during my tenure

Government Experience

I regularly work with partners in federal, state, and local government to successfully complete projects

Research

I have an investigative mindset and I am passionate about analyzing the facts that matter

Relevant Experience

Commission Experience

Currently serve on the Monroe County Environmental Commission

Conservation

Worked directly with private landowners on conservation and land management issues through State Extension

Volunteering

Volunteered for many years at area schools working with recycling programs, library support, outdoor classroom planning, and supporting teachers and students in the classroom

Strategic Planning

Co-managed the 2014 Monroe County Health Department Strategic Planning project

Program Development

Extensive experience in program development and evaluation leading to intended outcomes

Our Team

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News

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council

This week our county was recognized by the Indiana Supreme Court’s Chief Justice for its successful pretrial program that assists in connecting arrested individuals with treatment services. This pilot program is a great step toward the addressing the many difficulties facing our jail and those...

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council updated their cover photo.
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council is with Trent Deckard and 3 others.

Excited to work with our now-complete Council (and welcome an even newer member, Trent Deckard)! Trent was caucused in today to fill Lee Jones' vacant seat. Let's get to work! (photo credit: Kyla Cox Deckard)

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council

Happy New Year! Today I was honored to be sworn in as a member of Monroe County Council. I am truly excited about this new chapter, and I'm ready to learn and lend my voice to important conversations on behalf of all Monroe County residents....

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council shared Sycamore Land Trust's post.

Congratulations to Sycamore Land Trust on working to promote access to nature!

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council

“Newly elected official” training is a thing (brought to you by the Association of Indiana Counties). I had a great time connecting with two amazing female Dems elected to Tippecanoe County Council! #bluewave #pinkwave

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