Katherine M. Kline is an Associate Professor in the Rehabilitation Counseling Program at Maryville University in St Louis, Missouri. She holds a Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Counselor Education from Michigan State University, is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and an Approved Clinical Supervisor in the State of Missouri. Kate is an active member of faculty governance at Maryville University, and is currently serving as Faculty Council Secretary. In addition to her teaching responsibilities and serving on several other committees on campus, Kate is also a practicing professional counselor and clinical supervisor of provisionally licensed counselors in St. Louis. In 2017, Apple named Dr. Kline an Apple Distinguished Educator (ADE) for her innovative utilization of technology as a teaching mechanism within her undergraduate and graduate level courses. Her interests include: educational technology, transition aged youth, as well as program structure and design.