Kathrine Cays

Senior Assistant | Deal Flow Coordinator

Kathrine brings over ten years of experience to Pappas Ventures. She coordinates the firm’s process for receiving, assigning and evaluating potential investment opportunities, and provides a wide range of administrative support.

Prior to joining Pappas in 2013, Kathrine worked at TogetherSoft, Dometrics, AventWest, and A Small Miracle. In her roles at these companies/nonprofits she contributed to program development, project management as well as client support. In her spare time Kathrine serves on the editorial staff of the Raleigh Review Literary & Arts Magazine, and has had several of her poems accepted for publication by independent presses. She also regularly leads community art making workshops, incorporating art therapy as her fundamental approach.


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (BA in Studio Art and Creative Writing)
Duke University Continuing Studies Technical Communications Certificate

“I find it satisfying that my efforts support health innovation that in turn creates healing and quality of life where there may have been little hope.”