Thursday, September 7, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Seattle Sheraton
The Director of Education at the Broadway Center in Tacoma, Katie is a Midwest native who has been teaching, directing, performing and choreographing in western Washington since 2005. Katie oversees an Education Department, which serves 40,000 learners each year with touring programs, out of school camps and classes, education matinees and more. She guides the innovative LENS Project, which utilizes the performing arts as a vehicle to foster socio-emotional learning. Katie is a member of the Kennedy Center Partners in Educational National Advisory, the board of Arts Ed Washington and a founder of BareFoot Collective Dance Company.