Katie joined CCHAT in July 2016. She received her Au.D. (Doctor of Audiology) in 2013 from the University of Memphis and her B.A. in audiology and speech pathology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 2009. Katie lived and worked in Alaska for three years prior to starting at CCHAT, working with the Alaskan Native population. She completed her audiology externship at Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat of Atlanta in 2012-2013, and has a passion for working with children. Katie enjoys running, playing soccer, reading, traveling and going to the theater.