Prior to staying home to manage the household and raise her three children, Katie worked in the marketing and corporate communications sector for high tech data and telecommunications firms.
She attended the University of Waterloo where she obtained a Bachelor of Mathematics (Co-op) in Computer Science. She also has a Masters Degree in Business Administration from McMaster University.
Katie has been very active in her children’s schools’ parents’ associations at Fern Hill School and Appleby College and she served six years on the Board of Directors for the Muskoka Ski Club. Katie and her family have been Burlington residents since 1996. She enjoys spending time with family and friends and travelling.