As a player Katie played 3 years as a Middle Blocker at St. Olaf College. Payne graduated from St. Olaf in 2018.
Payne is a native of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She received a bachelor’s degree in economics from St. Olaf. Katie is now working at St. Olaf as an admissions officer in addition to her coaching responsibilities.
This will be Katie’s second season with Vital!