Katie was initiated into the Beta Eta Chapter of Alpha Chi Omega at Florida State University in Fall 2004. She held the positions of Chapter President, Vice President of Intellectual Development, Fundraising Chair, and New Member Class Agent. She graduated from Florida State University Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Mathematics Education in April 2008.
After graduation, Katie continued her sorority experience by working for Alpha Chi Omega Headquarters as a Chapter Consultant. She traveled to the southeastern chapters and worked with them on chapter management, leadership, and recruitment.
A year later in Summer 2009, Katie finished her chapter consultant experience and began her teaching career at a high school in the Pittsburgh suburbs. She currently teaches 11th and 12th grade mathematics and is the Student Council Advisor. She also began working with the Delta Chapter at Allegheny College and the Kappa Nu Chapter at Carnegie Mellon University as the Recruitment Advisor and Intellectual Development Advisor. In June 2010, Katie also added Province Collegiate Chair of Western Pennsylvania to her Alpha Chi Omega volunteer positions. She enjoys working with and empowering chapter women.
In Fall 2010, Katie will begin graduate school at the University of Pittsburgh to earn a Master of Education with School Leadership. She plans to pursue her goal of becoming a principal.
Katie enjoys spending time with friends and family-especially her two nieces. She enjoys reading, dancing, yoga, skiing, fashion, and rock music!