Katie is a first year graduate student in Drexel University’s Museum Leadership graduate program. She is a volunteer data specialist with ISEAA’s Ban Chiang Project. She plans to pursue a career in museums as either a registrar or archivist and hopes to work in an anthropology or science museum. Her proudest accomplishment has been working as a HOPE Crew member with the National Trust for Historic Preservation in preserving the African House at Melrose Plantation, an official National Treasure located in Louisiana. Katie is from the New Orleans area in Louisiana and in her free time enjoys traveling, reading, and learning new things.