WILMA’s Leadership Institute: Meet Katie Castner

Snapshot of this year's Leadership Institute members

WILMA’s 2021 Leadership Institute, an annual nine-month program, gives area women the opportunity to learn from leaders in the region, visit a range of local companies, and serve as each others’ personal board of directors.

The program is part of WILMA’s Women to Watch Leadership Initiative, created to help develop more women leaders in our area.

Meet institute member KATIE CASTNER.

      Katie Castner

Katie Castner Str

Title: Senior Product Designer

Company: Apiture

How long have you been with your current employer? 2 years

Alma Mater: Pratt Institute

Prior career experience:

Graphic/web designer for agencies in New York City & locally, including Morvil Advertising and Design

Current job responsibilities: Creating design prototypes, collaborating with product team and engineers, conducting design QA, running user tests and research, building and maintaining our design system, and illustrating graphics and icons

Hobbies: All things food (cooking, baking, eating, gardening…), traveling, tennis, beach volleyball, DIY home reno projects, and her two dogs – Brie and Feta

To learn more about WILMA’s Leadership Institute and Initiative, go to wilmamag.com/women-to-watch.

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Categories: Women to Watch