Katie Wright

On today's Local news Hour:

( 02:35) Mountain Trails Foundation weekly report with Ex. Director Lora Smith.

( 06:34) High Valley Transit District Board Member Joe Spink has an update on how the transit service is doing in its first month of service.

( 22:36) Park City Councilmember Max Doilney has a recap of last night's meeting, including the meeting about proposed Gordo Soils Repository.

( 39:30) Park City resident and Chairman of Better Boundaries Jeff Wright introduces their new Ex. Director Katie Wright who has an update on the redistricting process.


Park City Community Foundation

Eight months after getting notice that their Executive Director would be retiring this spring, the Park City Community Foundation still hasn’t named a successor and instead has opted to appoint an interim CEO.

Former Community Foundation Executive Director Katie Wright announced in November 2020 that she would be stepping down from her position in April. The foundation issued a press release Thursday announcing that Joelle Kanshepolsky has been appointed as Interim CEO.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:02) Drew Hardesty has today’s Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report.

( 07:35) Midway Council Member Jeff Drury talks about last night's city council meeting.

( 22:20  ) Women’s Giving Fund Grant Committee Chair Courtney Caplan has details on the grant applications and Park City Community Foundation Ex. Director Katie Wright has an update on the Foundation's Vision for the Future that was discussed in an online meeting last night.

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Today on the Local News Hour, Leslie is joined by Park City Community Foundation Executive Director Katie Wright has details about the $1 million in grants awarded to Summit County nonprofits for Covid-19 assistance. Then, Coalville Mayor Trever Johnson has an update on the Wohali subdivision which was unanimously approved at Monday's city council meeting. And lastly, Park City Historic Alliance Executive Director Alison Kuhlow with an update from Tuesday's board meeting.

Park City Community Foundation

As the second employee hired to the Park City Community Foundation, Ex. Director Katie Wright says she’s ready to do something new and will spend the next several months moving that transition forward.

Katie Wright has been with the Park City Community Foundation since its inception 13 years ago. She has served half of that time as Executive Director.

She says it’s a job she loves and is now looking forward to doing something else to make a difference in the issues she’s most passionate about – justice, equity, and climate change.

Park City Community Foundation

It was another record-breaking year for the 2020 edition of Live PC Give PC... not only by the amount of money raised – but also by the number of donors who contributed.

Nearly $3.5 million dollars was raised from more than 6-thousand donors for the 10th annual Live PC Give PC held last week. Katie Wright the Executive Director of the Park City Community Foundation that hosts the annual day of giving has  the final totals...

On today's Local News Hour:

( 03:06) Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for today’s county council meeting.

( 21:42) LIVE PC GIVE PC Recap with Katie Wright and Mike Ruzek from the Community Foundation.

( 39:55) Park City Education Foundation Ex. Director Abby McNulty has an update with the start of school happening this month, including a new Educator Wellness Initiative.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:02) Charlie Sturgis with this weeks Mountain Trails Report.

( 06:17) Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt has an update on development projects throughout the county.

( 22:46) Park City Community Foundation Director Katie Wright and Meg Steele have a first look at LIVE PC GIVE PC – Park City’s Day of Giving.

( 34:38) KPCW General Manager Renai Bodley Miller talks about why it's Important to fund those still churning out daily news content.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 04:39) Utah Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission Ex. Director Jennifer Yim has details on what the public should know on the evaluation of 59 state judges before they cast their ballot.

(20:02) Summit County Solid Waste Superintendent Tim Loveday has an update on trash collection in Summit County.

( 35:18) Ex. Director of the Park City Community Foudnaiton Katie Wright has details on the $1 Million grant for COVID-19 relief.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:36) Charlie Sturgis has this week's Mountain Trails Report.

( 07:40 ) Park City Rotary Club President Corrie Forsling has details about this  year's scaled back Miner's Day.

( 18:31) Park City Councilmember Tim Henney has a recap of last night's meeting.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:23) Development Director Pat Putt has an update on development projects throughout the county, including the action by the Hideout Town Council Thursday to annex a portion of land in Summit County.

(19:17 ) Park City Councilmember Becca Gerber has a recap of last night's meeting. She calls

(33:47 ) Park City Foundation Ex. Director Katie Wright is joined by the winner of this year's $40,000 Women's Giving Fund grant recipient, the CEO of Holy Cross Ministries, Emmie Gardner.

Summit County Health Director Rich Bullough talks about what they’re watching for as the county begins to consider what businesses might be able to reopen.

KPCW General Manager Renai Miller and Reporters David Boyle and Emily Means talk about how KPCW has had to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and instituted remote work spaces and limiting the number of staff and volunteers who typically access the KPCW studios. Park City Community Foundation Director Katie Wright has an update about the benefits nonprofit organizations can receive by applying for benefits from the stimulus bill.

In a special Monday noon broadcast, KPCW News Director Leslie Thatcher gets an update on the COVID-19 public health emergency from Summit County Health Director Rich Bullough.  Then she talks to Beth Armstrong, Executive Director of the People's Health Clinic, Rob Harter, Executive Director at Christian Center of Park City, and Katie Wright, Executive Director of Park City Community Foundation about how their organizations are helping the community and what citizens can do to help.

Nathan Rafferty, president of Ski Utah has insights into the upcoming ski season. Executive Director of the Community Foundation, Katie Wright and Vail Resorts Meg Steele talk about Live Pc Give PC Annual day of giving. Lynn Ware Peek, Park City Council member has an update on Thursdays council meeting. KPCW’s Station Manager, Renai Bodley Miller talks about KPCW’s role in Park City, its support of the local non profits and a reach out to the community to consider supporting local public community radio.

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