After graduating Cum Laude from Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois in 1988 and from DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois in 1991 Kathryn joined DuPage Country firm that specializes in bankruptcy, estate planning, family law and criminal defense. It was only in 1995 that Kathryn decided to put up her own practice with the main office in Oak Brook, Illinois and two other satellite locations in Naperville and Chicago. Kathryn is also an active member of DuPage Country Bar Association and supports DuPage Legal Aid Foundation. Kathryn is also into volunteer work when not practicing law which are centered around her love for greyhound breeds. Kathryn also had the opportunity to sing the National Anthem at major sporting events.