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Katie Markelz - Front Desk Coordinator 
 B.A. - Early Childhood Education, Point Park University
Katie was born and raised in Homer, Alaska and holds her degree in Early Childhood Education with a focus in Child Psychology from Point Park University.  She has over 10 years of experience in the field of education and received extensive training on various educational philosophies including Reggio Emilia, Waldorf, and Montessori.  She enjoys studying functional neurology and has spent the last four years helping students with neurological disorders.  From teaching and training to program development and management, Katie enjoys working with teams to provide the best support for students and their individual needs while empowering them to be their most successful and authentic selves. Katie is passionate about travel and has lived in several different countries. In her free time, she enjoys watching sci-fi movies, collecting plants, reading fiction novels, and traveling with her husband to new and unknown places.