Dr. Kathryn Cole

Grayson LandCare, Inc.
Independence, Virginia
United States

Focus Areas

Community & Civic Engagement
Community & Civic Engagement
Economic Security
Rural Development
Food Systems
Food Systems
Environment & Sustainable Development


Kathy Cole worked for the Veterans Health Administration in the Department of Veterans Affairs for 30 years as a psychologist, quality officer, leadership trainer and manager. Since retiring in 2009, she has returned to her home county and works actively for local issues as President of Grayson LandCare, an environmental/local economy grassroots organization, and founder of the Free Market, a center for sharing re-usable items and local information.