We are thrilled to announce we will be going to Seattle for the 8th annual Ready by 21 National Meeting, April 23-25, 2019. We hope you will join us!


Katharine Helegda


Manager, Research and Evaluation

Katie is on the research team for the Weikart Center.

Prior to working at the Weikart Center, Katie worked with teenagers in Detroit in a variety of settings. She primarily worked in southwest Detroit on career development, college readiness and leadership programming with a focus on the arts. Katie received her B.A. in Psychology and Anthropology and her M.S.W. from the University of Michigan.