Kathy Mendoza is currently serving in the position as Grant Coordinator for STEP UP Texas.  She is a native Texan having been born and raised in Georgetown, TX.  Many positions she has held throughout her career have been in service to her community.  One of her most recent role was assisting in establishing and serving as Board President for the nonprofit GTX Connects.  Kathy enjoys refurbishing furniture, chasing around her five grandchildren, and having spirituality insightful talks with her close friend.  Kathy advocates for each human being to live their best life through healing of life’s traumas, unconditional self-love, self-forgiveness and (the best medicine of all) the power of laughter.