Katherine Beachler Biography
Katherine Beachler, daughter of Randall and Denise Beachler of Louisville, graduated from Oldham County High School in 2003.
After taking a break in her education, Katherine decided to enroll at IU Southeast because it had the atmosphere of what she thought a college should be: A small, personalized community and a respected IU education at an affordable price.
She originally planned to go into audiology, but ended up pursuing a major in biology with a minor in chemistry after realizing her deep love of science. When she discovered a natural talent for genetics, she decided to instead pursue a career in that field.
Katherine graduated in the fall of 2016 and was a member of the Non-Traditional Student Union since 2013, where she served as president for a year and a half. She was also the Non-Traditional Student Liaison to the Student Government Association’s executive branch for one year.
Katherine plans on entering graduate school and obtaining her PhD in genetics.