Katie Thayer is an Atmosphere Data Associate. Katie most recently worked for a non-profit that manages a local universal preschool program in North Carolina as their outreach and communications coordinator. Katie has a Human Development and Family Studies degree from the University of North Carolina. She will graduate with a master’s in Education Policy from Teachers College in May 2023. Though her career has been primarily in early childhood education, Katie has worked with middle and high school students as a literacy tutor and a volunteer baseball coach. She’s excited to join the data team and support students’ learning and success.