MaryKatherine has been an academic counselor in the humanities since 2011. She is currently an academic advisor to English majors and minors with last names beginning with M-Z. She also serves as the athlete advisor for English major student athletes. In addition, she serves as the program director of Young Writers Workshop, a scholarship-based week-long summer program in creative writing for Columbus area high school students. MaryKatherine graduated from the Ohio State MFA in Creative Writing, focusing on fiction and creative nonfiction. Prior to coming to Columbus, she earned her BA in English and her MA in comparative literature.