Katherine (Kitty) B. Weiland, MBA
Ms. Weiland brings over 25 years of business experience to the Institute. Ms. Weiland has worked extensively in marketing and communications, product development, strategic planning and budget management throughout her career. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama and earned her MBA from the University of South Carolina. Throughout her career, she has enjoyed working in a variety of industries conducting research to determine market trends and consumer needs, and then working collaboratively to develop products and services to meet those needs in the marketplace. Prior to joining IMPH, Ms. Weiland’s passion for promoting a healthy lifestyle to future generations led her to develop programming at the Congaree Land Trust to encourage South Carolinians to connect with the outdoors through a variety of outdoor activities.
Ms. Weiland enjoys volunteering in her community and has enjoyed working with a variety of organizations on marketing and communications issues. In her role as Business Manager, Ms. Weiland will be responsible for managing the budget and financial reporting, as well as contractual services and human resources for the Institute.