Katie is a Chicagoland native and recently completed her B.A. in International and East Asian Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she studied abroad twice in China. She joins the OIS team while pursuing a Master’s in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs and will also be serving as the Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator for the Chinese Flagship Program.
In her free time Katie enjoys lingering over her morning coffee, reading, biking, and planning her next trip. Her favorite travel experiences thus far were sleeping on the Great Wall, cycling from Maine to Michigan, and drinking cappuccinos in Piazza Garibaldi. Find her hanging in a blue hammock around campus!