Katie supports the OEC’s operations as Operations Director. Previously, she supported the Grange Insurance Audubon Center’s internal operations, finance, and community outreach. She also served as the Service Site Coordinator for Green Columbus’ Earth Day in 2018. Katie graduated from the Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Environment and Natural Resources. While growing up in Fremont, OH, Katie spent most of her childhood on the shores of Lake Erie which fostered her love of the outdoors and her stewardship for the environment. Katie enjoys hiking, swimming, trying new food and taking her two dogs on adventures.