Katherine (Kate) Connor joins the Academy as a Research Analyst. Before joining the Academy, Kate taught high school social studies in Greensboro, North Carolina. She also served as a Public Policy and Government Relations Intern with the American Association of University Women and as an intern on the US Senate Committee on the Budget. She recently graduated from Georgetown University with a Master’s in Public Policy. Kate also holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science and a Master’s in Teaching from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.