Since 2001 Katie has worked in the fitness and wellness industry as a Senior Trainer certifying yoga instructors around the country in numerous specialties and modalities. In 2012 she developed a Leadership Development program for Holy Yoga Global, LLC, where she trained hundreds of wellness professionals to start their own programs. She has also created curriculum that is taught internationally on grief, trauma, eating disorders, Yin yoga, weight loss, and more. She has produced numerous DVDs, including "YogaFit Ultra", which was awarded "DVD of the Year" by Fitness Magazine. Her writing has been published in numerous publications including Bride Magazine, Om Yoga and Lifestyle, and Seattle Woman Magazine. Katie is a Certified Professional Life Coach (CPLC) through Christian Coach Institute and member of the International Coach Federation, with additional training in Group and Team Coaching. She has an M.A. in English Literature, is an E-RYT and YACEP through Yoga Alliance, C-HYI Master Instructor through Holy Yoga. Katie and her husband Kevin live on Bainbridge Island, WA, where she was raised. Katie's greatest passions are being a mother, and leading with the love and Truth found in Christ alone.