Katie has spent nearly a decade in the Canadian Banking industry. Currently, she is a Regional Manager of Business Markets at RBC. Her team manages, in aggregate, 2,500 business clients in the Richmond Hill, Newmarket and Aurora area including start-ups, restaurants, family owned and operated corporations, professional services firms and franchisees. Prior to becoming a sales leader, Katie managed a portfolio of mid-sized companies in the downtown Toronto core. In 2017, she was recognized for her commitment to the client experience and strong portfolio growth awarding her RBC’s top national performance award. Katie holds a BCom specializing in Finance from the University of Alberta and a MBA from the Rotman School of Management. Katie is an advocate for women in the community and at work. She is actively involved in the RBC Employee Giving Campaign encouraging all RBC employees to give back to their community through volunteer efforts and financial contribution to a wide variety of charities across Canada. She is also a volunteer with the YWCA Toronto, Springboard and Junior Achievement.