Director, Vendor Management Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc.
Kathryn is the Director of Vendor Management within the IT department at Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI). She joined the SNI team in 2008.
Kathryn specializes in IT software licensing contracts and currently manages SNI’s IT vendor portfolio; including strategic sourcing, contract negotiations and compliance, and vendor relationship management. Her accomplishments in this role include achievement of substantial cost savings, optimization of process efficiency, improvement of vendor relationships and support of the supplier diversity program for the company.
Prior to joining SNI, Kathryn was an IT consultant where she managed several IT audit and consulting engagements and held a position as Global Project Manager for a large software company.
Kathryn is a New Jersey native, but currently resides in Knoxville, TN. She received her Bachelor of Accounting with a concentration in Information Systems from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. In her free time, she enjoys the sport of bodybuilding and occasionally competes in NPC regional competitions.