In her role as Chief Operating Officer at Faraci Lange, Katrina L. Connelly oversees all administrative and business-related operations of the firm for both the Rochester and Buffalo offices. She is responsible for the accounting, finance, internal controls, personnel administration, technology, marketing, facilities and general services and assists the Managing Partner and Partnership with the firm’s strategic plan and direction.
Katrina earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising and Marketing Communications from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City in 2007 and graduated with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester in June of 2013.
Before moving back to Rochester and joining Faraci Lange in 2010, Katrina lived and worked in Manhattan at 4Kids Entertainment – a licensing agency devoted to the creation, development, production, broadcasting, distribution and manufacturing of children’s entertainment products. In her role as Brand Manager, she oversaw the day-to-day marketing & licensing activities on popular kids’ brands such as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Monster Jam.
In addition to her role at Faraci Lange, Katrina serves on the board of the Rochester Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators as its President-Elect. She is a member of the Bivona Child Advocacy Center’s Open That Bottle Night Committee and is also a member of the Rochester New Leadership Council for the Western New York Chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.