Katarina comes from a military family and has created a platform to show appreciation and support to Veterans, Active duty members and their families called Operation Support Our Troops. Growing up Katarina was involved in basketball, cheer, track, pageants, theatre, Girls State, and NJROTC. A graduate from Boise State University, Katarina holds a B.A in Communications with a Relational and Organizational Emphasis. She recently obtained her Masters in Education in Early Childhood and Special Education from Boise State University and is a Middle School Special Education Teacher. Katarina is an alumna member of the Epsilon Nu chapter of Alpha Chi Omega and a member of the National Honors Society. In her time off she enjoys runs with her dog Lilly, catching up on an episode of her favorite show on Netflix, watching or playing football, a nice bubble bath, and ending a day with a double scoop of Cookies and Cream ice cream from Baskin Robbins.