Or mail a check made out to Asheville Writers in the Schools
to PO Box 1508, Asheville, NC
28802 and put Katie's name in the memo line!
Katie Latino is the Secretary of the Asheville Writers in the Schools and Communities Board of Directors. Outside of AWTISC she is the Administrative Coordinator at UpStaff Personnel, a local staffing agency created by Green Opportunities, and a volunteer organizer with the Racial Equity Institute in Asheville. She is passionate about racial justice, intersectional feminism, queer liberation, and public education. Katieholds a B.S. in Sociology with a concentration in Social Inequalities, a minor in Women’s Studies, and a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Appalachian State University. She served as an AmeriCorps VISTA for two years in Asheville, NC, where she learned to write and manage grants and take excellent meeting minutes. According to a former supervisor, she is an "insightful, curious, pop culture queen.” Katie inspires thoughtfulness and a spirit of collaboration. In an alternate universe, Katie would be a comedy writer that goes shopping with Mindy Kaling.