Kathleen Ostrander is the Town Historian of Kennebunk, an appointed position honoring her work to preserve local history. Her weekly column, Paging through History, appeared in the York County Coast Star from 2002-2006. She is the archivist for the Kennebunk Free Librarys Ken Joy Photographic Collection and formerly held a similar position with the Brick Store Museum, Kennebunks main historical repository. She has designed several exhibits for the museum and presents occasional lectures on area history. She is the author of Arcadias Kennebunk and a member of the Kennebunk Art Guild. She also works as a Realtor with Coldwell Banker and serves on the towns Bicentennial Committee.