Katherine O'Brien

R.E.A.C.H. West Board Member

Katherine O'Brien

Volunteer History:  Starting as a Special Olympic athlete I have become an assistant team coordinator and coach for the East Bay Buffaloes team in the following sports - swimming, softball, basketball. I have volunteered as a coach for the E-Soccer program in multiple locations and as the student leader with the food service at Piedmont High School.  I volunteer because I want to give back to my community and be a role model for other athletes.

Awards: "2012 Coaches Award"; "Most Inspirational Award" Piedmont High School Swim Team.

Work Experience: Over the past 6 years I have worked for the City of Oakland Parks and Recreation Department as a Recreation Leader at Mosswood Recreation. I am currently studying Recreation Administration at California State University Sacramento.