Katie Buckel holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Abilene Christian University. She is an art enthusiast and graphic designer and has experience working in many different art mediums including drawing, painting, photography, print making, and illustration. Katie has taught art to children through private lessons and at the Hope Christian Academy in Ghana, West Africa. She believes the benefits of developing creativity include an enhanced ability to problem solve by thinking outside of the box and an increase in emotional intelligence. Katie enjoys helping NTLA students become well-rounded, thoughtful leaders of the next generation.