Katie is originally from Panama and moved Florida to attended college at the University of Florida where she studied Spanish and Portuguese. During college Katie started working in the golf and club industry in Gainesville, FL as well as Birmingham, AL. After college she stayed in Gainesville and worked as a merchandiser and buyer in a golf shop. She then moved to Northern Virginia where she managed a golf pro shop for 5 years and also was a membership and event coordinator at a golf club for 3 years.
Katie enjoys every aspect of working in the golf and club industry because of the people involved. She especially enjoys being membership director at Countryside Country Club and looks forward to building a strong membership.