Born and raised in Windsor, Katie now lives just a few towns over in Amherstburg. Katie is Métis and is very proud of her heritage. She loves to participate in her community by going to pow-wows, jigging, and beading. Katie graduated from the University of Windsor with both her Honours Bachelor of Social Work and Women’s Studies and Master of Social Work degrees. She is currently pursuing an online BA in Indigenous Studies part-time through Laurentian University while working full time.
Katie is a feminist, is passionate about social justice, and wants to creative positive change in her community.