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Kathryn Townsend


Mrs. Kathryn Townsend attended Coffee High School and the University of North Alabama, graduating with a BS in Art Education. Her early career included the visual arts in the areas of Fashion Illustration, Visual Merchandising and as a Fashion Buyer with a local department store.

For the past ten years she has led ninth graders in their exploration of visual art at the Florence Freshman Center. She is a member of the Alabama Art Educators Association, serving as committee chair for the state conference in recent years. Her students have entered and won awards at numerous state and local competitions. Her own artwork has been accepted into juried shows on the local level.

Mrs. Townsend lives in Florence with her husband, Scott, and enjoys outdoor activities, volunteer work through her church, and creating art in watercolor, pastel and colored pencil.