Katie graduated from Drexel University with a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Sciences. As one of her internships while at Drexel, Katie started collecting forest health data with the US Forest Service in Alaska. Between field seasons in Alaska she aided forest health monitoring programs in Washington, Oregon, California, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. In winter of 2014 Katie became an ISA certified arborist. Katie is responsible for Plant Health Care operations and GIS Tree inventory management. In her free time she enjoys traveling, crocheting, and riding motorcycles.