Katie graduated from SDSU with a BS in Psychology and minor in Leadership and Management of NPOs. She also holds an AAS for Occupational Therapy Assistant and is a licensed Massage Therapist.
Katie is an Expert Level Myofascial Release Therapist. She began practicing JFB MFR in 2014 and has since completed over 1100 hours of training in therapeutic body work with her major focus being on The John F Barnes Myofascial Release Approach.
In June of 2017 she established Love your Life Myofascial Release in Chamberlain SD. That fall she expanded her practice to include Equine Myofascial Release. In May of 2019 she began offering Myofascial Release services in Hot Springs, SD. In January 2021 she returned to the Black Hills of South Dakota and established Black Hills Myofascial Release, LLC.