Katherine is a mechanical engineer who joined Synapse in early 2015. In her time at Synapse, she has worked on projects in new technology R&D, fluidics, small form-factor waterproofing, plastics welding, and even effective nutrient management in agriculture. A proponent of human centered design, she’s been known to make personas and user journeys to better understand a project.
Katherine has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Olin College, where she built a wall-climbing robot and a press for manufacturing microfluidic chips, among other things.