Katie Comer

Kathryn Comer is Assistant Professor of English at Barry University, where she teaches writing and rhetoric. Her research interests include narrative, pedagogy, and activism, particularly related to environmental issues. She also serves on the Steering Committee for North Beach Neighbors Alliance.

An avid animal lover, Katie began volunteering at PHSS in 2014 and has since spent as much time there as possible. Her Professional Writing students at Barry have also become service learning partners with PHSS, rewriting the volunteer manual and developing educational materials.


· PhD in English–Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Studies, The Ohio State University
· M.A. in English, University of Colorado, Boulder
· M.Phil. in Anglo-Irish Literature, Trinity College Dublin
· B.A. in Literature, Eckerd College


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