Kitty has long been involved with advocating for access to quality healthcare for women and their families, domestically and internationally. She served on the Illinois Planned Parenthood Board for 16 years, chairing the Board for 2 years. She also served on the Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Board and chaired the board of the Lake County Community Foundation, an affiliate of the Chicago Community Trust. One of the highlights of her volunteer years was being on the Pathfinder board and having the opportunity to visit projects in India, Kenya, and Tanzania.
Kitty lives in Lake Forest, IL with her husband Rob, and has three grown children and 6 grandchildren.