Katherine Ratledge teaches U.S. History at Kehillah and is a passionate historian. She holds a B.A. in History from the University of Georgia and an M.A. in Latin American Studies and Sustainable Development from New York University. Prior to becoming a classroom teacher, Katherine worked as project manager on sustainability and energy efficiency programs. She moved to the Bay area in 2016 with her husband, who is pursuing a Ph.D. at Stanford, and their young son. Their daughter was born in the fall of 2017. Outside of the classroom, Katherine spends her time with her kids in the great outdoors and in the mountains. She is a credentialed outdoor educator and Wilderness First Responder.