Kat Crosby http://wfae.org en 'Champion For Education' Kat Crosby Dies http://wfae.org/post/champion-education-kat-crosby-dies <p>An African American woman who helped Charlotte navigate the turbulent times around school desegregation and busing died last week at the age of 87. &nbsp;Kathleen “Kat” Crosby was with Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools for forty years.&nbsp; She started with the district as a teacher and rose up in the ranks to become assistant superintendent before she retired in 1986.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 06:05:41 +0000 Lisa Miller 16259 at http://wfae.org