Katie has worked for ASPARC as the part-time Grant Coordinator since July 2017. As coordinator, Katie organizes QPR training for interested groups and individuals around Alabama, in accordance with the goals of the Garrett Lee Smith grant that provides funding for this training.
She became involved with ASPARC through Dr. Judith Harrington, who was one of her graduate school professors. In December of 2017, she received her Master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling from the University of Montevallo. She also currently works part-time as a mental health therapist at a community mental health center and is progressing towards LPC licensure.