Jurisdiction: Foothills Regional COG
Hometown: Nebo, NC
Katelyn graduated magna cum laude from UNC-Asheville and was a member of the Active Students for a Healthy Environment (ASHE) club. Katelyn also had the opportunity to intern at the Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina during her senior year. This experience provided Kateyln with hands on experience with a nonprofit conservation.
On her fellowship: I am looking forward to my position as a Fellow for Lead for NC! I hope that my purpose can be to make a difference in the communities that I serve. I am excited about the work I will be a part of and what this opportunity means for me, as well as, the future of local government in our great state.