Three years ago Katie flew down to Santiago, Chile, to write articles and shoot videos for Mi Voz, a Chilean media outlet. Since then she has worked as a multimedia freelance journalist throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. She contributes to PRI, BBC and Duetsche Welle. Her favorite stories are about heroes, the fighting underdog and human rights. She earned her master’s degree in journalism from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Virginia in her hometown of Charlottesville.