Katie is a Grants Associate at CAF America. She earned a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in International Affairs with a focus on European Studies and a minor in Italian from James Madison University. During her time at university, she studied abroad in London, where she interned for the Canadian Immigrant Integration Program. Prior to her time at CAF America, she worked for the Environmental Council of the States, interned in the House of Representatives, and taught English as a foreign language in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
What inspires me to do what I do
My curiosity and desire to learn more about the world we live in. I want to know that the work I’m doing is making a positive difference in the lives of others!
Katie (My real name is Kathryn)
Book that moved me
Under the Same Sky
A person I’d love to meet
Traveling, reading, Pilates, and Yoga.
Slogans for life
Treat others how you want to be treated.
Licorice (I feel bad for liking it because most people hate it).
Something someone would be surprised to know about me
I have never broken a single bone in my body.
Thing that really baffles me
Whole Foods prices.
My mom’s lasagna.
Random fact about me
I’m the youngest of 32 cousins on my dad’s side of the family.