Kathleen Ryan is from Hingham, Massachusetts. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2019, where she majored in Economics and English. Before law school, Kathleen earned her Masters of Education while teaching full-time at a middle school in Oklahoma City through Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) Teaching Fellowship. Kathleen spent her 1L summer interning with the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office at the Juvenile Justice Center and was a research assistant for Professor Nicole Garnett. Kathleen is also an oralist on the Notre Dame Moot Court Board and is the SBA Service Committee Co-Chair. Kathleen enjoys walking her dog, reading for fun, and exploring South Bend’s restaurants.