Katherine Sledge is the policy manager for the youth and education privacy team at the Future of Privacy Forum. Previously, Katherine worked with the executive team at the National Network to End Domestic Violence and held political advocacy positions at the National Alliance to End Homelessness and the ACLU. Prior to transitioning to a career in public policy, Katherine was the Operations Specialist at an environmental firm that specializes in remediation projects. In that role, Katherine headed administrative and logistical support for environmental projects across the United States.
Katherine graduated from American University with a Master of Public Administration with a custom concentration in Applied Politics: Women, Public Policy, and Political Advocacy. In addition to the core public management curriculum, Katherine focused her studies on the intersection of public policy and gender, as well as advocacy strategy, process, and best practices. Originally from Tennessee, Katherine attended the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where she earned her B.A. in Political Science.