Katie Husmann Stevenson has been working as a private tutor since 2010 for students of all ages. She has a BA in Creative Writing from Wheaton College. Her initial training in the field of literacy instruction was at Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes from 2010 to 2013. In addition to her work with Syllabee, Katie is a curriculum design consultant for the Curry School of Education in the University of Virginia. She lives in Northeast Portland with her husband and their cat.