Katie Locke

Director of marketing and communications


Katie is a native of the Kansas City area, both states. Before joining the Gardner Institute in March of 2018, Katie worked as the Director of Business Development for a small business coaching firm. Ms. Locke’s previous experience also includes working at schools in Kansas City, MO, the Lewisham Borough of London, and in George Town, Grand Cayman. She also started a charter school in the Asheville area. She holds a BA in Communications from Missouri State University. Katie lives with her 16 year old daughter Annabel and resides in Asheville, NC.

To contact Katie, please email her at locke@jngi.org or call 828-210-2408