Katie is from Caledonia, Ontario and is currently in her third year of a Political Studies degree at Queen's University. As a Mohawk woman, Katie is passionate about reconciliation and other issues facing Indigenous people. She is heavily involved with the Queen's Native Student Association and is currently the Co-President. Katie aspires to work in government and to continue advocating for Indigenous rights and female empowerment. She hopes to inspire confidence in other young women and encourage them to pursue their passions.