Alumni Stories: Meet Katie Thaeder, ’15

Alumni Stories Katie Theader

Next in our Alumni Stories video series, we introduce you to Katie Thaeder, ’15. After graduating from Chicago Booth, Katie moved to New York to work with urban charter schools that want to close the achievement gap and prepare low-income students to succeed in college. As director of operations at Uncommon Schools, Katie finds herself using the skills and lessons she learned at Booth to successfully lead in a role that oversees everything from HR to finance to data management.

Watch Alumni Stories: Katie Thaeder, Director of Operations at Uncommon Schools

Look out for more Alumni Stories to come from Chicago Booth graduates in New York! Then, we’ll be hitting the road to capture more alumni in action this summer. Comment below and let us know which cities and industries you’d like to hear about.