As the Program Director at Evoke Entrada, Katelyn provides program-wide leadership and supervision over the field, administrative and medical departments. She enforces program policies and procedures and ensures implementation of program development and program budgets. Katelyn provides support for management teams through teamwork, empowerment and a strong commitment to Evoke’s mission and philosophy.
Katelyn received her Bachelor of Arts degrees in Public Relations and Journalism from Penn State University, where she was a varsity athlete for five years on the Women's Tennis Team. Katelyn began working with Evoke at Entrada in May of 2009 as a Field Instructor and has since then held positions as the Parent Coordinator, Assistant Field Director, Recruiter, and Field Director. Katelyn stays involved in the industry by attending a variety of conferences and trainings.
Katelyn grew up just outside of Washington D.C. in McLean, VA. From a young age, she enjoyed playing sports, being outside and going on yearly father/daughter camping trips. These passions led her to take an Outward Bound Instructor Course after graduating from college, which ultimately led to her pursuit of a career in Wilderness Therapy. Katelyn’s outdoor experience is rounded out by personal trips backpacking in the Grand Canyon and many other areas in and around Southern Utah.
Katelyn is a devoted Washington Capitals fan and the many bobbleheads and posters in her office demonstrate this. She visits her hometown whenever possible to catch a live hockey game and see her family. In her spare time, Katelyn stays busy with her son and three dogs.