Katie Eber in an Education Specialist for Outreach at the CPBN Learning Lab. She helps plan and coordinate educational programs and events for Connecticut Public Broadcasting, bringing local, state, and national public media activities to communities around Connecticut. Katie ensues that education outreach events support and expand on the subjects, issues, and ideas they address, like infusing PBS Kid’s Explore the Outdoors initiative with a hands-on activity where kids can plant seeds and bring them home to grow.
Katie received her B.A. in English from Roanoke College and her M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Fairfield University. She has worked in the beverage industry, as a freelance writer, as a summer camp counselor, and as university adjunct faculty. In her spare time, she enjoys terrible puns and spending too much money at used bookstores.