Kathleen Sullivan

Position: Communications Coordinator

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Kathleen Sullivan is the Communications Coordinator for the City of Painesville. In her role, she sits on the city’s leadership team and collaborates with the City Manager and department heads on communication strategies. Her responsibilities include public and media relations, general marketing, social media management, copy editing, web management, publications and being the go-to communications ‘expert’.

Previously, Kathleen was a marketing communications specialist at Avery Dennison’s Mentor headquarters where she worked on communication campaigns for both local and global teams.

Kathleen received her bachelor’s degree from Miami University, double majoring in journalism and strategic communication. She lives in the Painesville area.

About Painesville City

Settled in 1800, Painesville is the county seat of Lake County, Ohio and is located along the beautiful Grand River, roughly 30 miles northeast of Cleveland and 2.5 miles from the shores of Lake Erie. Painesville is home to Lake Erie College, Morley Library and a dynamic historical downtown district. The city is named after General Edward Paine who served in the Revolutionary War and settled in the area shortly after. Painesville has a population of over 19,000 per the 2010 census. For more information visit www.painesville.com or call 440-352-9301.