Kati Sagawa brings to SPSCC a polished background in strategic content marketing, social media, and brand management.
In her role as Communications Consultant 3 in the Public Relations Office, Kati serves all College departments by creating strategies surrounding the promotion and publication of programs, events, and initiatives. Kati also serves as the primary content writer for the College's informational and promotional content and social media channels. She is the primary point-of-contact for internal and external Public Relations requests and maintains relationships with local press and media contacts.
In 2017, Kati was awarded the 2017/2018 Trustees' Classified Staff Development Award to create a strategic student social media team and further develop the College's strategic communications and marketing plans.
Before joining the Public Relations Office in 2016, Kati spent four years in Enterprise B2B marketing in the IT/Telecommunications industry where she strategized with executives and stakeholders to develop marketing strategies for service offering growth. While in that role, Kati developed a reputation for her professionalism, creativity, and high-quality work that often exceeded stakeholders' expectations. Kati was awarded with the Cornerstone Award in 2015 and the Impact Player of the Year Award in 2014 for her excellence in that role.
Kati has lived in the Pacific Northwest for most of her life and spends as much time as she can traveling around the world. She is an avid dancer and enjoys hiking and biking. Kati currently resides in Tumwater, WA, with her husband and two children.