Kathy Pliska is a graduate of ISD #318, and a longtime Grand Rapids resident. Kathy graduated from Itasca Community college with an AA, graduating with highest honors. She received a BA in business administration from Mundelein college in Chicago, Illinois, with a concentration in financial management. Kathy is a long time believer in the importance of education, supporting all referendums in Grand Rapids, and participating in American Association of University Women to establish and fund scholarships for college education. She is on the Foundation Board at Itasca Community College, this foundation gives the most scholarships of any two year college in Minnesota. For 36 years Kathy has worked at the First National Bank of Coleraine, currently as Vice-President. The last 15 years Kathy has been an investment representative, now working with LaSalle St. Securities, LLC. She has grown children and many grandchildren, so is comfortable with all stages of life for investment planning. She may be reached at 218-245-4002 (w), 218-360-1585 (cell) or kthielke@lasalle-st.com. Kathy is looking forward to meeting you!