After completing an MBA in 2021 at the Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, Katrina started working in the field of family enterprise advising, education and research. Prior to that, she spent 10 years as an entrepreneur and small business founder/owner, running a niche, creative retail business in Ottawa that garnered a loyal, enthusiastic following. In 2016, she was named to the Ottawa Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 list. Before starting her business, she spent a decade working for some of the world’s top media organizations, including the BBC and the CBC. In addition to her MBA, Katrina has a BA in communications and an MA in media. Originally from Calgary, she now lives in Ottawa with her husband and two children.