Kathy (Kathy) Harrington (R-SS43)
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Capitol: 919.733.5734
FAX: 919.715.2880
District: 704.853.8510
District FAX: 704.864.7468
North Carolina State Senate
Room 300-C Legislative Office Building 300 North Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27603-5925

District Office:
3324 Lincoln Lane
Gastonia, NC 28056
Elected: 2010    Next Election: 2018
Spouse: Michael Harrington   DOB: 12/24/1958
Committee Assignments
Co-ChairSenate Committee on Appropriations on Base Budget
MemberSenate Select Committee on Nominations
MemberJoint Committee on Access to Healthcare in Rural North Carolina
MemberSenate Committee on Rules and Operations of the Senate
MemberSenate Committee on Redistricting
MemberJoint Task Force on Child Fatality
MemberSenate Committee on Health Care
MemberSenate Committee on Finance
MemberSenate Committee on Transportation
MemberJoint Legislative Oversight Committee on Capital Improvements
MemberJoint Legislative Task Force on Education Finance Reform
MemberJoint Legislative Committee on Transportation Oversight
MemberJoint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations
Counties Representing


Civic & Community Related Activities Community Service Schiele Museum of Natural History Volunteer 1998-2004, Co-Chair Schiele Society 2004 Program Coordinator Reading for Success program/Gaston County Literacy Council WA Bess Elementary volunteer reading tutor program 1996-1997 Program Coordinator Gaston Rotary/Reading Tutor Program Volunteer reading tutor program 1997-1998 Tutor/Mentor/Parent Volunteer Robinson Elementary, WA Bess Elementary, Grier Middle School, Ashbrook High School, Forestview High School, Gaston Day School, Piedmont Community Charter School 1995-2008 Gaston County Concerned Bikers Association Member Legislative Committee 2008-Current Gaston County Republican Women President 2001, Vice President 1998-2000, Fundraising Chair 2004-Current, Nominating Committee 2003, Literacy Committee Chair 1998-2000, NC Federation of Republican Women Area Representative 2000-2006, Fundraising Committee 2002-2003 Board Service Gaston County Museum of Art and History Board of Trustees 2002-2005, Chair Board Development/Governance Committee 2002-2005, Board Secretary 2004-2005, Public Presentation Committee 2002-2003, Fundraising Committee 2002-2003 Piedmont Community Charter School, Gastonia NC Vice-Chair 2004-2005, Chair Middle/High School during application process 2004-2005, Chair Governance Committee 2004-2006 Gaston Dance Theatre Board member 2006-2007, Board Advisor Current Gaston County Board of Realtors Legislative Committee 2006-June 2007 With Friends Inc.-Youth Homeless Shelter Board Member 2014-Current