Katie Patterson has served on the Center Board since 2007, and is the current Board chair. She brings to that position a broad base of leadership experience with a variety of not-for-profit organizations. A longtime community volunteer, Katie particularly enjoys sharing her love of art by conducting weekly tours at Newfields. Katie earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Speech-Language Pathology at Purdue University, West Lafayette. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech and Hearing Association, and maintains professional licensure to practice in the State of Indiana. Katie has a passion for helping kids with hearing loss, and most recently worked at Hear Indiana.