Kathryn has twelve years’ experience in Special Education in a range of roles and positions. She began her career as a substitute teacher in rural Michigan and spent the majority of her career teaching, contracting, and managing charter school special education programs in urban Los Angeles. After relocating to the Baltimore area in 2014, Kathryn founded and directed a Type II school for high school students with autism in Prince George’s County. She is currently working with a group of parents to found a charter school in Baltimore County.
Kathryn's educational background includes an M.S. in Special Education from the University of LaVerne, an Administration Certificate I from Johns Hopkins University, and an Autism Authorization from UCLA. Her B.A. is from Hope College in Holland, Michigan.
Kathryn works hard to apply the “it takes a village” philosophy when gathering a team to meet the needs of a child, and she is most passionate about ensuring that her clients receive equitable access to education.
Kathryn lives in Mount Washington with her husband and two kids.