Kathleen Reichelt is a leader in community outreach and development, events, fundraising, grant writing and the arts. Co-founder of the Thousand Islands Stage + Film Artist Residency, Kathleen loves connecting people, developing exciting new work and promoting opportunities and special events. Kathleen has worked for the Children's Aid Foundation, Canadian Opera Company, WTSN of CTV, and is a contributing writer for the NYC art journal Arteidolia. In addition to writing articles, proposals and communication materials, Kathleen also writes poetry and plays. In 2020 she was awarded an OAC grant for research and development in theatre. Kathleen's background in visual art making has led to her paintings displayed in galleries and published in art journals.