Katie Whalley Banville, Program Assistant
KATIE serves as a Program Assistant for the Working Together for Inclusion & Belonging projects, including Teaching Pyramid and BEGINNING TOGETHER. She assists the Project Director and Regional Director with specific tasks related to statewide certification and authorization. In addition, she serves the Working Together project by attending to the logistical needs of the project's many trainings and events, assisting in the production and publication of training manuals, maintaining attendance and evaluation records for all projects, and communicating with a broad network of participants, authorized trainers and coaches, and partner sites associated with the projects.
Outside of work hours, Katie performs and choreographs professionally at various theatres in the San Diego area, including The Old Globe, Moonlight Amphitheatre, San Diego Musical Theatre, and Cygnet Theatre, where she is now a Resident Artist. She recently received a Craig Noel Award from the San Diego Critics Circle in recognition of her performance of the titular role in Gypsy at Ion Theatre.