Writer, Coach, and Educator


Katie studied Creative Writing and English as an undergraduate at Oberlin College and went on to receive an MFA from Washington University in St. Louis. A finalist for the 2015 Jaimy Gordon Prize in Fiction from Third Coast, she is currently working on a novel.

Katie is also in the process of becoming certified as a Professional Coach. She is completing the International Coach Federation accredited Coaching for Transformation program through Leadership That Works.

Katie has a decade of experience as an educator. She started her career as a middle school teacher in the South Bronx through Teach For America and completed a Teaching Certificate program at Pace University. She worked for many years as a Literacy Specialist and school leader in Greater Boston.

Her creativity and passion for human potential and learning drive all of her life's work.