Katherine earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology at Mount Holyoke College and her Master of Social Work degree at Smith College School for Social Work. Katherine has worked the field of human services and social work for 20 years, and brings a passion for building family connections to her work. Prior to joining the Circle team, Katherine’s work focused on helping adolescents in foster care and residential treatment, with a focus on family reunification whenever possible. At Circle, Katherine has worked with intended parents, egg donors, and surrogates with a focus on conducting assessments and supporting surrogates through their journeys. Katherine is currently providing support to the surrogate prescreening team. Outside of work, Katherine enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her husband and her three boys.