Katherine Hughes, Program Coordinator

Katherine Hughes has a B.A. from the University of Colorado Boulder, where she double majored in English and Philosophy with a minor in Business, graduating summa cum laude in May 2020. During her undergraduate years, Katherine gained experience working with education non-profits including interning at Pop Culture Classroom in Denver. 

She developed a love for learning new languages and cultures from native speakers during her time studying abroad in Perugia, Italy. Now having returned home to the Washington D.C. area, Katherine is beyond excited to work for a nonprofit whose mission is about using language and cultural learning to build global empathy in order to make the world a better place. In her free time, Katherine enjoys hiking, reading, kicking around a soccer ball, and attending the theatre.  She has enjoyed being a part of the diverse and creative GLN team since August of 2020.