Katherine joined CAIR Coalition in 2018 as a Legal Assistant to the Detained Adult Program. Katherine works specifically in Maryland, facilitating visits to four immigration detention centers and assisting pro-se detained individuals in removal proceedings.
Prior to joining CAIR Coalition, Katherine worked with refugees and immigrants in her hometown of Oklahoma City, helping families and individuals in their transition to the United States by providing transportation to appointments, assistance filing out state paperwork, and translation services. Katherine holds a B.A. in Latin American Studies and International Development from Washington University in St. Louis.