Kathi Oster graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy. She later went on to earn her Master of Business Administration degree, summa cum laude, from Northwest MO State University.
For the first five years of her career, Kathi worked as an accountant for the state of Missouri, Department of Mental Health. She was in charge of yearly operating and expense budgets, tracking all allocations and expenditures, and payment of invoices.
Kathi spent the next part of her career as an auditor with the Missouri Gaming Commission. Kathi's responsibilities included performing audits of riverboat casinos to ensure compliance with state standards and regulations.
In the following decade, Kathi worked in education, spending time as a mathematical item writer for CTB McGraw Hill, followed by several years teaching high school mathematics, business, and marketing classes and leading the DECA chapter.
When CSC Construction Group, LLC was created, Kathi found her prior experience provided her with a perfect fit as the office manager for the company. Since its inception, Kathi has been responsible for project accounting for all construction projects undertaken by CSC Construction Group, LLC, from the initial purchase order to the final payment.