Kathy Bold is a director of communications for SAIC, a government contractor headquartered in Reston. She has been an active volunteer most of her adult life, supporting numerous educational, literacy, hunger-relief, and military-veteran organizations. She has served on the boards of several community and youth sports organizations. Kathy is a graduate of Auburn University, has advanced leadership training from the Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, N.C., and a certification in diversity and inclusion from Cornell University. Kathy is a 23-year resident of Fairfax County, where she lives with her husband, Mike. She is the proud mother of two adult children who were educated in Fairfax County Public Schools.