Your Team

Meet your Klamath Community College SBDC Team!

Your Team

Our team of advisers understands living and doing business in South Central Oregon. We choose to live rural, some of us because of our family roots and others because of the beauty and accessibility of the great outdoors. Our pace of life and doing business here is different. Let our team of experienced advisers serve you!

  • Kathryn Rutledge
    Kathryn RutledgeDirector
    Kat holds a degree in Business/Economics and spent 20 years as a human resources professional. She then ventured into owning her own business. She taught HR, economics and conflict management. She also served for four years as the CFO for a local non-profit. Kat leads
  • Patti Norris
    Patti NorrisAdviser
    Patti has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California at Santa Cruz and an MBA from Santa Clara University. She teaches classes for the COCC Business Department and has her own consulting business. In addition to working with the SBDC over

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