Katie discovered her love of international education during her undergraduate study abroad experience at the University of Notre Dame. She spent a year studying in Innsbruck, Austria and did a summer internship in Mannheim Germany. After receiving her M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration from the University of Virginia, she worked at two leading nonprofit third party study abroad organizations before taking her current position in the Office for International Programs at Loyola University Chicago. She has worked with students, parents, and all levels of university faculty, staff, and administrators to promote and manage undergraduate study abroad programs around the world.