Bag&Baggage Productions board of directors and staff. (photo by Casey Campbell Photography)

Kathy Gaona

I am so very excited about the new theater and the plays and events that will take place there.  I look forward to contributing anyway possible for the future success of Bag&Baggage.

Kathy Gaona
Board Member

Kathy is a lifelong Oregonian.  She graduated Forest Grove High School, and attended Pacific Business College for a 2 year business program.  Upon completion, she worked at Multnomah County Welfare.

In February 1973, she started a career with the City of Beaverton.  In her time spent at the City offices, she met many interesting people and developed many skills that prepared her for her volunteer time at the  Beaverton Arts Commission where she served as Treasurer for 6 years, as well as volunteering at the Beaverton History Center and Bag & Baggage.

Since retiring, she volunteers as an usher for B & B and serves on the Board.

Kathy is bi-lingual which served her well for 17 years at the City of Beaverton preparing passport applications, working with many people from the Hispanic community, as well as translating and documentation.  She utilizes this skill while volunteering for B & B.