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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Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council5 days ago

I spent this evening witnessing one of the really important responsibilities of our local elected officials: determining how to distribute local income tax funds across the Township, County, and City public safety services. It is no surprise that a recommendation will have to await more...

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council6 days ago

My usual routine these days, at the County Council meeting. Today is DIFFERENT. A packed house full of people ready to give comment. Sophia Travis Grant Awards draw attention.

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council shared Amanda Clerkin Barge's post.1 week ago

While it is imperative that we rely on data to inform policy decisions and that those decision-making paths be transparent, we have an equally important responsibility to consider the impacts and implications of our actions. More and more, our private information is no longer private....

Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council shared Amanda Clerkin Barge's post.1 week ago

Working locally to affect positive policy - paying attention to the national outrage #denaturalization that will affect us all.

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Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council updated their cover photo.2 weeks ago
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council
Kate Wiltz for Monroe County Council added 18 new photos — in Bloomington, Indiana.2 weeks ago

So proud to march with the Monroe County Democratic Party in today’s Independence Day parade. Happy 4th of July, everyone!

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