Katrina has been working with children for more than 20 years. She is also a circus acrobat, educational therapist, birth attendant, and massage therapist. She graduated from the University of Colorado with a B.A. in medical anthropology, focusing on birth and child development across cultures. Her interest in evolutionary biology, social dynamics, and the relationship between play and learning informs the way she shapes curriculum. She and Audra live in New Orleans during the winter, dancing in trees, building parade floats and exploring the swamps.