Colette Kennedy, a year-round resident of Orchid Island, grew up in New York. She was transferred to Chicago for work where she met her husband and spent most of their married life in Winnetka. Colette travels during the summer months to Europe and California where her children live. She attended Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs (NY), worked in municipal bonds for Merrill Lynch and was a realtor in Winnetka. She has been affiliated with Westmoreland County Club (IL); The Woman’s Athletic Club (IL) and Lawrence Beach Club – Atlantic Beach NY. An avid tennis player, Colette is a member of the Tennis Committee and is on the B team. She also organizes a Monday morning tennis group that is always looking for players. Colette’s other hobbies include the Book Club, Bicycle riding (Townie level) walking and decorating. She can also be found enjoying the many events, parties and special dinners – “I think Chef Souza provides wonderful inventive cuisine.” Colette enjoys the sense of community at Orchid Island.