Katie directs TICAS’ accounting and financial operations. Prior to joining TICAS, Katie led program implementation, evaluation, and budgeting for City Colleges of Chicago’s Roadmap Project, served as a mayoral fellow for the City of Chicago and held various positions in finance, operations, and program administration at One Million Degrees. She is a proud AmeriCorps alum and is passionate about increasing access to high quality education and equity in workforce and economic development.

Katie holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Creighton University and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Chicago’s Harris School.