Ms. Kostelec has over 7 years of experience in Disaster Recovery. She began her career working as a Compliance Analyst for Louisiana Economic Development, where she monitored small business owner’s use of CDBG funds. As part of our team she has worked directly with Senior Officials at Tulane University in all aspects of their Public Assistance, from versioning new PWs to Closeout. She was an integral part of the Howard Tilton Memorial Library buildout project which added an additional two floors to the roof to house special collections damaged during the storm. Ms. Kostelec is a native Pennsylvanian who fell in love with the city after a visit during Mardi Gras while in undergrad. She attended the University of Tennessee where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in both Political Science and Psychology. She lives uptown with her Siberian Husky, Paris.