KATE KUCHARSKI, PHRChief Operating Officer / Vice President

    Kate Kucharski is a specialist in human resources management, working tirelessly to assist all levels of future, current and former employees of Desert Island Restaurants.
    Kate has been with the company since 2003 and has over 15 years of experience in the restaurant industry with a strong background in everything from Investor Relations to Franchisee Relations. Because of her innate love for working with people and the restaurant industry, Kate is able to relate well to employees, inspiring them to become more loyal to the company and fulfill their roles with genuine enthusiasm. Along with a Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University in Business and Communication, Kate also attained her status in the HR industry as a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR) in 2011. This certification along with a comprehensive course of study provided her the platform by which she is able to direct and manage the recruitment, development, retention and benefits of future, current and past employees.