Speaker Spotlight

Kathy Roth-Douquet

Kathy Roth-Douquet is the CEO of Blue Star Families, the nation’s largest chapter-based military family organization with programs serving over 1.5 million members of the military community and millions of civilians. She served at the Pentagon as Principal Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Acting), where she received the Secretary of Defense Medal for Outstanding Public Service for her work on defense reform. In addition to her work with Blue Star Families, she is an author and practicing attorney, serving on the panel for the Court of Appeals in California, and as Senior Legal Advisor to the Center for Naval Analysis. Currently, she is focused on continuing her organization’s mission to strengthen military families and our nation by connecting communities and fostering leadership to millions of people.