Katie McCrindle, BSW, MSW Candidate 

Katie McCrindle graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Arts in English, and a Bachelor of Social Work. She is currently working on a Master of Social Work, focusing on fat politics and embodiment, with the goal of completion in September 2018. Katie has 10 years experience in the social service field, with experience ranging from child welfare to developmental services to women's homelessness services. Katie self-identifies as fat as a way of reclaiming the word and situating herself in a political identity. She is passionate about body awareness, movement/dance as a way of connection with body and spirit, and fighting for social justice.