is a key contributor to developing outreach and social media campaigns, she enjoys helping to maintain the website and overseeing technology responsibilities. She serves as a mentor for new members and incoming interns, and assists in staff recruitment and interviewing. Through Katie’s efforts, BYNC is now a member of The Nature Conservancy’s Volunteer Stewardship Network (VSN) and Gold-star member of GuideStar. Senior Cybersecurity analyst with Discover Financial Services, Katie works to advance stewardship goals with BYNC and other local non-profits. Katie holds a BS in Computer Science from Northern Illinois University and is involved in photography and outdoor stewardship and social activities.