Katie Turner is an Associate Director, working in Ashoka’s President’s Office and on the Global Partnerships Team. She joined Ashoka in July 2015 after spending 3+ years in Costa Rica where she served as a Community Economic Development Peace Corps Volunteer, as well as helped start a community development organization after her service was complete. Katie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business from The College of Charleston and is currently a Master’s Candidate in International Development as well as a Peace Corps Fellow at American University’s School of International Service. Katie was born and raised in the Northern Virginia area, and is a former competitive soccer player, playing division 1 college soccer. Outside of Ashoka, Katie enjoys traveling, sports, and simply hanging out with friends and family.