- Master of Science, Georgia State University
- Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology
- Certified Instructor Trainer for the American Red Cross (CPR/First Aid)
As an Emergency Management Coordinator, Katherine Dorrity serves as an IUEMC liason to the IUPUI campus. Her job includes providing guidance, training, and support in the development of Building Emergency Coordinators, Emergency Action Plans, and the Building Incident Management Teams.
Katherine began her career in public safety in 2006 with the position of Assistant Director of Risk & Emergency Management for Recreation & Wellness at Purdue University. She also has served as a volunteer for the Tippecanoe County Emergency Management Agency for the past four years and was recently elected to the position of Vice President for the volunteer organization.