Katie was born and raised in a small town in Alberta, Canada. She travelled to New Zealand in 2009, and met her (now) husband Wess. Katie completed her Law Degree with Honours in 2016, at the University of Waikato. She was admitted to the bar in August of 2016. Katie completed work experience at Lamb Bain Laubscher, before being employed by the firm in April of 2016.
Katie's main areas of practice are residential and rural conveyancing, and some commercial work.
Katie and Wess live on a farm near Piopio, with their 8 dogs. Katie enjoys running, yoga and spending time on the farm.