Katie is the Chief Financial Officer at Techstars. Katie has deep experience in public and private companies, primarily in software and technology.

Prior to Techstars, Katie was a CFO at Zayo Group, responsible for finance and accounting for the Cloud and Connectivity businesses, as well as the network control center, field operations, and sales organizations. Katie was also the VP of Finance and Accounting at GNIP, where she built and led the finance & accounting function from the beginning of commercialization, through rapid growth, and ultimately the successful merger with Twitter.

She has a proven ability to build and develop high performing teams to support the needs of growing companies. Katie has a desire to be continuously learning and challenged, making a significant contribution on a team with aggressive goals.

Katie is a certified public accountant (CPA) and earned a BS in Accounting and minor Economics.