Katy received her bachelors degree in early childhood education with a kindergarten endorsement from Butler University in Indianapolis. She has also taken classes towards a masters degree in special education and worked as a special education aide in an elementary school.
She taught four years as a kindergarten teacher, then stayed home to raise her three children. After moving to Eau Claire in 2006, she enrolled her youngest in Create-A-World Preschool. In 2008, she taught the afternoon class, and in 2009 she became the director of the firstname.lastname@example.org