Kelly Hatas is the Executive Director of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP). She earned her BA in International Relations from Shawnee State University in 2007 and her Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs at Ohio University in 2012. Between earning her BA and MPA, she served as an AmeriCorps*VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) through Ohio Campus Compact. She is a graduate of Leadership Athens County and has been with HAPCAP since 2011, serving as the Executive Director since 2018. Ms. Hatas has served on the Board of Directors at Stuart’s Opera House since 2019 and is the Site Supervisor of the VIP Tent at the Nelsonville Music Festival.