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Councilwoman Kathleen Kelly Burkett

St. Louis County Council District 2
Kathleen Kelly Burkett (D)

Kathleen Kelly Burkett was first elected to represent the citizens of the 2nd County Council District in a 2002 special election. She has been re-elected to a four-year term twice, first in 2008 and again in 2012.

She is the  Chairman of the County Council and the Chairman of the Revenue and Personnel Committee.

 

   

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Contact Information

Phone: (314) 615-5437
Fax: (314) 615-7890
Office: Administration Building,
41 South Central, Clayton (1st Floor)
Mail: 41 South Central Avenue,
Clayton, MO 63105
E-mail: KBurkett@stlouisco.com


Staff

Phone: (314) 615-5451
Executive Assistant: Loraine Miller


Committee Membership

Committee of the Whole
Revenue and Personnel (Chair)

 

Map of District 2

 

District Spotlights

  • Creve Coeur Lake
  • Russell Training Center (formerly known as Rams Park)
  • Ice Zone - Official Practice Facility of the St. Louis Blues

 

Biography

Kathleen Kelly Burkett was first elected to represent the citizens of the 2nd County Council District in a 2002 special election. She was re-elected to a four-year term in 2008 and again in 2012.

 

Kathleen has lived in the 2nd District all her life. She raised and educated her children here and has been deeply involved in community activities for many years. She managed a small service business in Overland for nearly 30 years and continues to work in the same field as a consultant. Throughout her career in public service, Kathleen has taken a special interest in public safety and has served as a Director of the Community Fire Protection District, President of the North Central County 911 Fire Alarm System, on a municipal Police Advisory Board and on the County Board of Highways and Traffic.

 

On the County Council, she serves on the Public Improvements Committee and is the Chair of the Justice and Health Committee. She continues to work to see that County Government and municipalities work together to end duplication that wastes taxpayer money. She is committed to development that protects our neighborhoods and promotes reasonable growth.

 

Kathleen has served on the Life Skills Foundation Board of Directors, and is a member of the Overland Business Association and the Women's Political Caucus. She belongs to the St. Louis Ambassadors and the North West Chamber of Commerce.