Katie is an instructor and co-owner at Lions Krav Maga. She has an extensive background in Education and Teaching Methodologies, holding Master’s Degrees in both Curriculum and Instruction from Boston College, and Educational Planning from the University of Texas at Austin. For more than 20 years, Katie has had a passion for teaching and has taught students of all ages, from infants to adults.
In 2011, Katie discovered Krav Maga. Since becoming a practitioner, Katie has diligently studied the techniques, the history and the theory of self-defense and how it is applied to today’s world. Katie’s experience in Krav Maga, both as a practitioner and as a self-defense gym coordinator led her to open Lions Krav Maga so she can continue to share her passion.
MMA Fight: Barao vs. Dillashaw, UFC 173
Inspirational Quote: “‘You’ll find,’ he remarked gently, ‘that the only thing you can do easily is to be wrong, and that’s hardly worth the effort'” –The Phantom Tollbooth
Action Hero: Hit Girl
Walk-Out Song: “World Town” by M.I.A.
Words of Wisdom: “If you always liked it, it wouldn’t really be training.” –Henry Lane Nevils