Katie was born and raised in California, where she received a B.A. in Religious Studies with a minor in Biblical Languages from Westmont College in 2015. The following fall, she moved to Massachusetts to attend Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, where she also met her husband, Ethan. She graduated from Gordon-Conwell in 2018 with a Masters of Divinity, and God called her to the Study Center shortly after. Katie is highly extroverted and loves spending time with people. She is passionate about encouraging others, examining culture through the lens of the Bible, and building solid relationships. Katie lives in Charlottesville with her husband, Ethan, who is also on the Study Center staff.