Katharine works in the Maintenance of Way department at the MBTA. She began her career in transportation in 2010 as a part-time Bus Operator. She has been a union representative for Local 589, Boston Carmens Union, since 2017. She is a delegate to the Greater Boston Council and was a member of the Futures Committee. Katharine attended the Labor Guild school, was a member of the Youth Caucus, and Valedictorian of her Guild School class. She is most appreciative of her friendships she has made through her involvement in the labor movement.