Katie is an MBA & MPP candidate at the Ross School of Business and Ford School of Public Policy with a focus on advancing cross-sector collaboration to produce strong economic and social outcomes for underserved communities. She is especially passionate about leveraging affordable housing as a platform for opportunity, and most recently served as Summer Associate on the NRP Group's development team in NYC. Before coming to UM, she served as the Philanthropic Equity Associate on the Capital Markets team at the Housing Partnership Network, where she managed fundraising efforts for HPN's policy initiatives and portfolio of social enterprises focused on affordable housing and community development.

Katie holds a B.A. in English and African & African American Studies from Dartmouth College.