Kennedy graduated from Illinois State University in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in public relations. Before moving to Normal, she studied in Edwardsville while simultaneously working for a small special events company as an event manager. Her experience and passion for events in the southern Illinois area are now being carried over to C-U, where she hopes to learn and grow with the Urbana community and its businesses. Kennedy plans to build strong relationships with UBA and its members and is excited to be an advocate for the many great services Urbana provides for its local community. Kennedy can be contacted by email at email@example.com.