Katherine Gopie has been with Prime Time since 2004, working specifically on a comprehensive professional development system for afterschool practitioners in the county. Previously, she worked in afterschool programming with the School District of Palm Beach County for more than seven years, where she started her career in afterschool/youth development. Katherine is a Registry-approved trainer at the Master trainer level through Palm Beach State College and also serves as one of its adjunct professors. Katherine holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Florida Atlantic University in Psychology, with an emphasis on Child Growth and Development. She also holds a Master of Science Degree from Nova Southeastern University in School Guidance and Counseling.