Kathy Mouacheupao is the Program Officer for Creative Placemaking with the Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation (TC LISC), supporting community organizations to develop arts and cultural strategies for community economic development throughout the Twin Cities. In 2011, she was a Bush Leadership Fellow and researched the Hmong diaspora with a focus on the arts. Before the Fellowship, Kathy was the Executive Director for the Center for Hmong Arts and Talent (CHAT). She has been hosting HmongFM on KFAI Community Radio since 2007 and currently serves on the boards of Hmong Museum and Metropolitan Regional Arts Council (MRAC). She also serves on the Saint Paul Planning Commission.