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Kate Purvis

Senior Program Coordinator, Executive Education

Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative



Kate is a program coordinator for executive education at the Bloomberg Center for Cities, where she is responsible for ensuring smooth delivery of programs for mayors, their senior staff, and other program participants.

Prior to Harvard, she worked in various educational travel operations roles. Most recently, she assisted in managing an international team based in Switzerland, resolved emergency travel issues, and developed and managed department-wide professional development meetings.

Kate holds a Bachelor of Science in film & television from Boston University with a concentration in sociology. She studied abroad in Dublin, Ireland, where she worked on the production of a series of videos highlighting community events and topics in and around the Dublin and Wicklow areas.

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