… works as the Youth & Adult Engagement Manager in the Learning and Innovation Department at Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, where she provides professional development for formal and informal educators; manages youth programming (school partnerships, afterschool programs, and summer learning programs); and facilitates programs that engage youth and adult audiences in wildlife conservation. Katie is a huge believer in the potential of international experiential learning to foster a sustainable global community! She spent a year in Iceland as an exchange student and then received a degree in biology and a minor in African studies from Colorado College (with two semesters of study abroad in east and southern Africa). She completed her M.Sc. degree in Biodiversity Conservation and Management through Imperial College London.