Major: Speech-Language Pathology
Initiation Class: Beta Delta, Fall 2001
Graduation: May 2005
High School, Hometown: Powers Catholic High School (Flint, MI), Grand Blanc, MI
Big Sister: Sarah Barker
Big Brother: Alysia
Little Sister: Lauren Potthoff
Little Brother: Kurt Nick
Birthday: May 12, 1983
Hobbies: Crafts, reading, computers
Favorite Quote: "Love is the irresistible
desire to be desired irresistibly." -- Louis Ginsberg
Favorite Colors: Pink, purple, blue
Fun Fact: Kat is a "navy brat" and has lived in
many places. She considers the most fun ones Spain, where
she was born, and Japan, where she lived for four years.
Why did you join Tau Beta Sigma?
"I wanted to help the bands and I liked the 'sisterliness'
of the organization."
What is your favorite part of being a sister in
"I love how diverse everyone is. There are so many
different majors and interests, it's great we can all come
together for a common cause."
What are your favorite Tau Beta Sigma activities?
"I love retreat. No matter how horrible and fed up
with everything I'm feeling, it always renews my love for
Which of the
"Five Qualities" and "Eight Essential Factors" is most important to
"Can I choose them all? I think each one is equally
important as any of the others. To me, they're guidelines to
be the best that you can be."
The best thing about band is ...
"clarinet weirdness ... which will be back!"