Kathy Kowrach is the Director of Client Services and Operations at Main Street Private Advisors. She comes to Main Street Private Advisors with a Bachelors degree in English and more than 35 years’ experience in the financial industry. She began her career working in Shareholder Relations for a large Mutual Fund group where she helped clients who had questions, problems or changes with their accounts. Her next position was with a major financial services company where she worked in a number of different departments, including branch office, operations, compliance and fund trading support. During this time Kathy obtained her Series 7 and Series 65 designations and was licensed to do business in several states.
As the financial industry embraced technology, Kathy used her knowledge and experience to act as a Business Analyst. In this position she worked with the IT programmers and other IT professionals to develop systems, test their code, assist in troubleshooting problems and come up with suggestions for ways that the IT group could better serve the users - their customers. She also trained and supported users on the applications that were developed and/or updated for them.
Kathy is a consummate professional and problem solver. In addition to her outstanding knowledge and technical skills she has a keen eye for anticipating and spotting potential problem issues before they arise. She possesses a naturally calm and soothing demeanor when dealing with the firm’s clients.
Kathy is a graduate of Kean College and she resides in Hamilton, NJ, with her husband and her dog, Beau.