Kate Garman

Kate Garman is the Smart City Coordinator of the City of Seattle. Previously Kate served as the Innovation Policy Advisor for the City of Kansas City, Missouri, and the legal and policy analyst of the Office of Innovation, which included drafting ordinances and policy recommendations to foster a culture of innovation in Kansas City. She managed the Innovation Partnership Program, a civic entrepreneurship program that helps to pilot technology solutions at City Hall. Kate holds a JD from the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law and BS in Journalism from the University of Kansas.