Katie joined the Aberdeen Development Corporation in February of 2022 as an Economic Development Specialist. In her role, she is responsible for work related to planning, organizing, and coordinating activities which enhance economic development and support the mission of the ADC to advance Aberdeen and the Northeast region for all.
Prior to the ADC, Katie worked in customer service at Dacotah Bank and interned at the United Way of Northeastern South Dakota.
Katie graduated from Northern State University in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She enjoyed playing club rugby during her time there. Katie is a South Dakota native, growing up in Aberdeen, SD and she is the youngest of five children, with four older brothers: Michael, Phillip, Matt, and Billy. Also pictured, Katie’s cat, Gene.