Katie grew up in the suburbs of Chicago. She studied Industrial Design and minored in Accessory Design at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia. Before joining MADE, Katie worked on multiple design contract jobs in the Tech, F&B and Educational resource fields. She was also the Lead Designer for physical products at an IOT Tech startup in the greater Washington D.C. area for a few years. She is happiest when working on projects that require a creative approach to problem solving and allow for collaboration between the digital and physical realms of design.