Kate Southard has been a resident of Montville for 19 years. She and her husband Jason have one son, Zach, who attended Montville Public Schools and is currently a sophomore at Bridgewater State University. Kate has been an elementary school teacher for Stonington Public Schools for 22 years and is employed as a math interventionist and instructional coach. Currently, Kate serves on the Parks and Recreation Commission and has been chair since March. In this role, she serves as liaison to the Montville Farmers Market Committee and is a member of the Parks and Recreation Carnival Sub-Committee. Kate continues to be active with the Montville High School Athletic Boosters.