Katie is a business writer and editor, with a specialty in writing stories about entrepreneurs and the challenges and triumphs of running small businesses.
Katie's editorial clients have included USA Today, American Express OPEN Forum, Hemispheres, Crain's Chicago Business, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times and others. She has also written website and newsletter content for a variety of corporate clients and works as a member of strategic teams to help refine core messaging.
Formerly, Katie served as editor of business travel magazines Meetings West, Meetings East, Meetings South and Meetings MidAmerica. During her tenure, she led the news gathering effort and wrote several award-winning pieces on trends in the business travel industry. She began her career more than ten years ago as a crime and political reporter, stationed out of the Michigan State Capitol.
Katie holds a Bachelor's degree from Michigan State University's School of Journalism and is a member of the Association for Women Journalists and the American Society of Journalists and Authors.