Mary-Kathryn (Katie) Takeuchi is from Tampa, Florida. She graduated from the George Washington University in 2016, where she majored in Economics. Before attending law school, Katie worked for Bay Area Legal Services, an LSC-funded legal aid organization. During her 1L summer, Katie was a research assistant for Professor Jimmy Gurule. In addition to Law Review, Katie is an oralist on the Notre Dame Moot Court Board, the president of the Future Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council, and a group fitness instructor at Notre Dame RecSports. Katie spends her free time long-distance running and playing with her dog named Otter.