Katherine Gagen is Program Associate for American Institutions, Society, and the Public Good at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In this role, she is responsible for coordinating the activities of multiple projects, including the Commission on the Practice of Democratic Citizenship.
Katherine has a background in urban policy and graduated cum laude from Trinity College with a B.A. in Urban Studies and Hispanic Studies. After graduation, she was awarded a Fulbright grant to teach English in Argentina.