Kaitlyn was born and raised in Central Illinois, graduating from Bradley University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. After teaching in elementary and middle school classrooms, Kaitlyn went on to obtain a master’s degree from DePaul University and became a certified LBS1 learning specialist. Kaitlyn is a passionate advocate for equity, inclusion, and enrichment opportunities for all students. She has a JD from the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law. With over 10 years of experience in education, Kaitlyn is looking forward to joining The Loop and working with students in a new setting.
Kaitlyn lives on the North Side of Chicago. In her free time, she loves going to the movies, watching the Cubs at Wrigley, and spending time with family and friends.