Katie Holeman (Smith) lives in Sacramento with her husband and four kids. Katie currently serves at St. John’s Lutheran in Sacramento as well as attends United Lutheran Seminary in Philadelphia. Katie moved over to St. John’s from Ascension Lutheran in Citrus Heights last year after spending four years working as their Director of Care and Youth Ministries. Katie has spent much of her career working with youth and families of the Lutheran church as well as serving as an adult leader on the Sierra Pacific Youth Synod Committee and other synodical events. Katie loves to spend time learning others stories and finding how she can help lift up voices of those who have not been given voice.