KATIE STAGGERS earned her B.A. in English from Davidson College in 1998 and her M.Ed. in Secondary English Education from George Washington University in 2001. She spent four years at Forsyth Country Day School in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and then moved to New York City where she spent five years teaching at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School. When she’s not teaching English, she loves running, curling up with a good book and exploring all that her new hometown has to offer. Katie has been with Northwest Academy since 2015.