Kathy R. Hebert, CPA began her career as an audit professional at Ernst & Young, LLP where she was an Audit Manager. She also held positions as the Vice President of Finance & Administration for The Greater New Orleans Foundation and Chief Operating Officer for the Archdiocese of New Orleans. She began her own accounting and consulting practice in 2008 where she provides accounting and consulting services primarily to nonprofits.
Kathy graduated from Louisiana State University in 1994 with a B.S. in Accounting. She is a member of the AICPA, LCPA and the Louisiana Alliance for Nonprofits. She served on the LCPA Not-for-Profit Task Force and has served as a board member of American Society of Women Accountants. In addition, she has served on various boards including KidSmart, Nonprofit Knowledge Works, Dress for Success, Greater New Orleans Development Foundation, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans, PACE, Project Lazarus, NOCHI, Notre Dame Health Systems, American Diabetes Association Advisory Board, Propeller and Young Leadership Council. She has served as Treasurer for YLC, KidSmart and Propeller and President of YLC in 2004.
She received the City Business 2002 Power Generation Award (Top 40 Under 40 Award) in 2000, the YLC 2000 President’s Award, the YLC 2001 Finance Committee Volunteer of the Year, the ASWA 2001-2002 Member of the Year Award, the City Business 2010 Women of the Year Award and the City Business 2015 Money Maker Award. She was also a member of the 2006-2007 New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute Class.