Katie Coates has developed a systematic process to help real estate developers get approval at public hearings as they work through the entitlement process. Katie earned her BA, with honors, in Political Science at Middlebury Institute of International Studies in Monterey, California and completed her Certificate in Public Relations at University of California-Irvine. She is Accredited in Public Relations (APR). Katie lives in Huntington Beach, California. In her spare time, she travels, reads, and dances.