Kate Hilton-Hayward joined KCSC in May 2014 as the Director of Development, having previously served as a consultant to the agency since 2006. Ms. Hayward has worked in the field of U.S. immigrant and refugee integration for more than twenty-five years including over fifteen years with the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants. Ms. Hayward is responsible for leading KCSC's advancement program as adopted by the Board of Directors. In addition, she designs, implements, and manages all fundraising activities, public relations, and marketing plans for the agency. Ms. Hayward was educated at Cheltenham Ladies' College in England and Barnard College, Columbia University in New York City, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Art History and Studio Art. In 2017, she graduated summa cum laude from the University of the District of Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology.