Born and raised in Niagara, Katie has a Bachelor of Science from Brock University and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Public Relations from Niagara College. To start her career, Katie worked at a PR agency, giving her a unique insight into many different industries.
Katie has always found she does her best work when she’s able to combine her communication and problem-solving skills in a way that complement each other. BarterPay is the perfect place for her to utilize her skill set and she’s excited to help local businesses save cash and increase their social giving capabilities.
Katie is also involved in the community of Niagara. She is the former Program Director of Women in House – a student organization that enables students to shadow women MPs in the House of Commons for a day, fostering political empowerment for young women. She was also recently appointed as a Board Member for Community Addiction Services of Niagara – an organization that provides comprehensive alcohol, drug and gambling addiction treatment for individuals and their families.