Kat Petsalis (she/her/hers)
Kat Petsalis, Communications Strategist, supports execution of strategies and tactics to effectively reach the Budget Center’s audiences and share timely, dependable information that promotes a more equitable California for all.
Prior to joining the Budget Center in January 2022, Kat worked as an intern at NextGen Policy where she assisted the communications team in creating, implementing, and analyzing advocacy campaigns to address environmental, social, racial, and economic inequities in California. Kat holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from California State University, Sacramento.
Outside of the office, you can find Kat at a local coffee shop reading or playing cards with friends, listening to music while cooking, or enjoying a nature walk.