Katie Montgomery, a Richmond Virginia native, grew up in the Henrico County school system and graduated with a Bachelor’s in Communication Arts from VCU. She worked in public elementary schools and preschools for 4 years while obtaining her teaching license from the University of Richmond and is currently pursuing her Master’s in Education. Katie enjoys bringing the arts into her classroom, infusing lessons with ingenuity, with an emphasis on creative writing. In her free time she can be found drawing, painting, watching movies, and hanging out with her 2 cats, Mo and Mau. She is very excited to be part of our AAE team! Ms. Montgomery is a kindergarten teacher, and as a creative writing specialist, she rotates through K-5 teaching Creative Writing.