Katie and her family have lived in Olathe for the past seven years. Katie graduated with honors from Park University, earning her Bachelors of Science in Chemistry. Katie worked for an oil pipeline as a quality control specialist for several years. In 2017, Katie decided to make a career change and is currently a financial advisor.
Katie spends her spare time staying active with her partner Brandon and her 13 year old son, Quentin. They enjoy cross-fit, hiking, visiting museums, and hanging out at the dog park with their 3 dogs.
With an eye towards public service, Katie has always aspired to run for office. She will make an excellent representative because she is a pragmatic listener and a consensus builder. Katie is ready to roll up her sleeves and work hard to represent House District 49 in Topeka.