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Kate McCrery

I'm Korean-born, Irish-named, New Orleans-raised, and German-speaking.

Meet Kate McCrery

What makes me get up in the morning is solving large, complex problems for New Orleans and beyond in ways that can make generation after generation rise. My family is Cajun, which means I great up with tough love and the greatest food on earth.


How long have you lived in the New Orleans region?

20+ years total


Live: Uptown
Work: Uptown

Stage of Life

Professional without kids

Ask me about

Food, Cajuns, New Orleans' social challenges as well as our progress, how we can all do better, dogs, and the oldest oak trees on this side of the Mississippi

Favorite way to spend an afternoon

Crawfish boil in a friend's backyard with gorgeous Louisiana April weather and JazzFest playing in the background

Favorite restaurant


Favorite festival

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

A couple courtyard dining at a cafe

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