Katie Parris

Policy and Programs Assistant

Katie is the Policy and Programs Assistant, supporting WREN’s work related to legislative and institutional policy and programs such as the Gender Justice Advocacy Fellowship. Katie holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Wofford College. She is currently pursuing a Master of Public Health in Health Services Policy and Management from the University of South Carolina. Before coming to WREN, Katie worked at AccessHealth Spartanburg as an AmeriCorps VISTA and later as a staff member. It was there that Katie developed a passion for public health policy through observations of how harmful policies effect health and wellbeing of the clients served by the program. Katie is a lifelong resident of South Carolina, and she currently resides in Spartanburg with her energetic orange tabby cat, Flynn.

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