Kaitlyn was born in Iowa, grew up all over, and has been living in Hiawatha since 2008. Wife to Charlie, and mother to four great kids (13, 7, 3, 1). She spent 8 years in the Iowa Army National Guard, graduated from the University of Iowa, and later earned a Masters Degree in Special Education. After teaching for 8 years, she decided to stay home full-time, substitute teaching whenever possible. She loves her family, her village, and her faith. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her mom-friends, gardening, and walks with the family dog, Chips. Find her on Instagram!