Katie was born and raised in New York and moved to Rhode Island six years ago with her husband (A Rhode Island Native). She received her B.A. in Early Childhood Education with a Childhood Education extension from Long Island University in 2010. In 2013, she received her M.S.Ed in Childhood Special Education from St. John's University. For the last 8 years, Katie has worked in various educational settings including Pre-school, Pre-K, Elementary and Middle School Special Education. She is incredibly excited to join the exceptional team of educators at The Croft School. When she is not teaching, Katie loves to experience all that Rhode Island has to offer with her husband, 4 ½ year old daughter, and 1 year old son. You can find them hiking, biking, sailing and swimming throughout Rhode Island.