Katie began as Grace Presbyterian’s associate pastor in November 2018. She provides leadership to youth, education, and mission at Grace. While this is her first ordained call, she previously worked at Duke University Hospital Chaplain Services (Durham, NC), Chapel in the Pines Presbyterian Church (Chapel Hill, NC), Church of the Saviour (Washington, DC), and First Christian Church (Falls Church, VA).
Katie grew up in Laurel, MD, and is a graduate of Duke Divinity School (M.Div.) and St. Olaf College (BA). Prior to seminary, she worked in adult literacy and lay youth/camp ministry.
Katie lives in Springfield with her husband John and daughter Miriam.