Katie is a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, where she studies adolescent and young adult religious development with Dr. Dan Lapsley. She graduated from Covenant College in 2010 with a B.A. in Psychology and from The University of Tennessee, Chattanooga in 2012 with a M.S. in Research Psychology. Katie worked as an adjunct professor of Psychology at Tennessee Temple University and Cleveland State Community College before she moved to Indiana to begin her program at Notre Dame. Her research interests include increasing minority and first-generation access to education, teaching equality and compassion, the role of identity in education, and adolescent religious education.
Advisor: Dan Lapsley
Covenant College - BS
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga - MS
Reformed Theological Seminary - M.Div.