Kathy Wythe

Communications Manager

kwythe@tamu.edu (979) 845-1862

As communications manager for the Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute and the Texas Water Resources Institute, Kathy Wythe provides leadership for the institutes' communications efforts. She works with the communications team to increase visibility and understanding of research and educational outreach programs focused on water and natural resources science and management issues in Texas and beyond. She also serves as the editor of the water institute’s magazine, txH2O, and is managing editor of the Texas Water Journal.

Kathy was previously an instructor at Blinn College in Bryan and a lecturer in Texas A&M University's Department of Journalism, teaching media writing and news-gathering courses. She has also served as community relations coordinator for a large county hospital in West Texas and as a news reporter.

Kathy received a Bachelor of Arts in zoology from Texas Tech University and a Master of Arts in journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia.

She is married with three adult children and enjoys spending time with her family.