Meet the Management Team
It starts with a heart full of goodnesses to share.
Eatery Goodness Maker
Grocer Goodness Maker
Chief Goodness Officer WildPlum Grocer
Goodness Curator WildPlum Grocer
Katie grew up in the Chicago area and eventually found herself in Seattle in the construction management field with her husband, a professional chef. She fell in love with the fresh food movement as she discovered the bounty of goodness offered by various farmers markets in the Seattle area. In 2009, Katie and her husband did a house swap with a couple in Steamboat for a year, and you could say the rest is history! Katie fell in love with Steamboat, she and her husband sold their house in Seattle and permanently moved their life to the mountains.
Since moving to Steamboat, Katie has worked at the farmers market, milked cows, helped manage the family restaurant, Phenomenal Falafel and spent nine years as a produce manager and assistant manager at Natural Grocers. Katie brings vibrant energy and passion to WildPlum, stop by and say hi, she is always eager to help you plan your next fabulous meal!
Bits & Bites
If you could share a WildPie pizza with one person (dead or alive) who would it be and why?
I would love to share a pizza with my dad, I lost him at an early age and would give anything
just to sit and enjoy a pizza with him as an adult.
What is your favorite holiday and why?
My favorite holiday is Christmas. It was always a huge family gathering
when I was growing up, and I have wonderful memories of time spent with
What is your favorite outdoor activity and why?
My favorite outdoor activity is mushroom hunting. I love the hunt and being able to cook a delicious meal with food that I foraged in the