Lion Kitty is an Air Fore brat that grew up in various parts of the country and lived in Japan for a year. Her father retired from Beale Air Force Base and lived in Marysville.
Lion Kitted attend Yuba Community College and has an Associate of Science degree in Animal Health. She also met Lion Dennis Kramer at college and they have been married for 40 years. After graduation, she began working for the State of California and retired from the Department of Motor Vehicles after almost 38 years.
Kitty retired as a Program Manager/Assistant Division Chief where she oversaw the work of 150+ staff, units, and programs; including, special plates, clear air decals, workflow processes and procedures and customer service issues and expert in registration/titling. She had an opportunity to promote through the years. She was the Registration/Titling Policy Manager and Division Chief of Staff. She currently works for the Field Office Division as a retired annuitant and oversees the Region III training, Saturday Service Schedules, and other special projects.
Lion Kitty has been a Lion for 10+ years and served as a club treasurer, public relations chair, club bulletin editor, student speaker chair, and assisted with many projects.
For the District, she has been the Pride Bulletin Editor for three Past District Governors, handled the District Director for several years, was the Women’s Development Chair and Special Kids Day committee member. Most recently, she has been a Dos Rios Zone Chair (2017/2017) and a Cabinet Secretary (2017/2018).
She is a Melvin Jones Fellow, Student Speaker Foundation Fellow, Club co-Lion of the Year (with Lion Dennis), Gordon Daniels award recipient, 2016/2017 co-Zone Chair of the Year, was awarded a DG Appreciation Award as the Pride Bulletin Editor, awarded Club Bulletin of the year in 2015/2016 & 2016/2017, and received international recognition for the 2015/2016 District & Club bulletins.
Lions Kitty and Dennis’s pride and joy are their two beautiful daughters, Shawn (Trevor Pope-Lance) and Becca.