Kathryn E. Porter commenced her duties as Acting Consul General of the U.S. Consulate General in Krakow in June 2019. Prior to assuming her current role she served in Krakow as the Consular Section Chief, a position she has held since July 2017.
A career Foreign Service Officer since 2007, Kathryn’s previous overseas tours include the U.S. Consulate General in Toronto (2013-2016), the U.S. Consulate General in Johannesburg (2010-2012), and the U.S. Consulate General in Tijuana (2008-2010). Kathryn also worked in Washington, DC as a watch officer in the Secretary of State’s Operations Center (2012-2013).
A native of Alabama, Kathryn received a Master’s in Public Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Montevallo in Alabama. She is accompanied at post by her husband, Joshua Frazier.