Katherine holds a BA in Psychology and a M.Ed. in Counselor Education from Boston University as well as a teacher certification for Special Education from Pennsylvania. Apart from her professional academic background, she has also received the International Camphill Certificate in Curative Education. Katherine has been a coworker in Camphill since the 70’s. She has held varying responsibilities as a householder, workshop master (weaving), adult educator, and classroom teacher. Katherine has also helped bring Camphill to California, being one of its pioneer coworkers and founder. Katherine has served on the executive committee of the Camphill regional coworker development.