Due to health issues Kathleen was unable to attend the ceremony. Kathleen was chair of the County Party from to During her period as chairman, the Party experience rapid growth and elected several Republicans to office. Kathleen tirelessly worked to advance the Party and made it relevant in Davidson County. Kathleen is not only a great organizer and motivator but is one of the nicest and most caring people I have ever known. Congratulations Kathleen Starnes!