Katherine Black

Executive Assistant to Troy Thacker/Office Manager

Prior to joining Ara Partners, Katherine Black was Executive Assistant to C-Suite members of Total Safety, Inc., a Warburg Pincus-backed international safety services company. Prior to joining Total Safety, she worked with the Management teams at CRA, a global O&G tubing company based in Houston.

Katherine holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in French, English Linguistics and Education, from the University of Surrey, Roehampton. Formerly she was on the board of a 501c(3) charity for animals in foster care. She is an avid animal advocate, currently fostering the most vulnerable cases for various charities and shelters in the Houston area.