Southampton Housing Authority

TSHA Staff

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Kathy Hummel brings 30 years of administrative and communication experience to the Southampton Housing Authority. In her position as property manager for the Town of Southampton Housing Authority (TSHA), Kathy coordinates Hampton Bays Apartments facilities staff and assignments and acts as a liaison between TSHA, staff, and tenants. She assists customer service, correspondence, and database management. Kathy also maintains the TSHA website and creates materials for special events.

She has held positions in the corporate communications division of Burson-Marsteller (NY) and a family-owned advertising-public relations firm, served as assistant to a celebrity chef, booked talent for local radio show, and sold advertising for a women’s magazine. As the principal/owner of Underground Media, Kathy has provided public relations, advertising, media buying, web design, and event planning services to several Eastern Long Island companies and organizations. Kathy has worked on projects large and small for many clients, including Amoco, FedEx/Calgary Olympics, Milton Bradley/Hasbro, American Cancer Society, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island, Oakland’s Marina, and Sunday’s Restaurant, Hampton Bays Chamber of Commerce and Southampton Publick House. She has served on the board for Hampton Bays Booster Club, Hampton Bays Chamber of Commerce, and the Hampton Offshore Invitational to benefit the Big Brothers Big Sister of Long Island.

Kathy is a graduate of Valdosta State University (Valdosta, GA) and holds a BFA in Radio and Television and a minor in German.