As an urban business initiatives senior associate, Katie’s primary focus is the implementation of the outreach, application and selection process for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program.
Before she joined ICIC, Katie worked for a variety of startups and small businesses at Chicago’s 1871 incubator. At 1871, Katie worked in many capacities, from implementing communications plans to performing GIS data analysis. An avid geographer in her spare time, Katie’s past research focused on the role of one high speed train in Morocco in transforming North African regional geography.
Katie holds a Bachelor of Arts in geography and international studies from the University of Chicago.