Agency: West Allis Special Olympics
Katie comes to Team Wisconsin from the city of West Allis where she has been a Special Olympics athlete since 2007. In addition to bocce, she participates in athletics (track & field), basketball, and volleyball. Her hobbies include reading, watching the Brewers and Packers, and trivia. She also loves animals. She believes others should get involved with Special Olympics because sports are important and the program helps people with intellectual disabilities get more opportunities to socialize and exercise. She believes Special Olympics really is special.