Katie Wilkins is in her second season on the Georgia Tech women’s basketball staff as a graduate manager in 2020-21.
Wilkins arrived on The Flats after a year spent at the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) working as a convention logistics intern. While with the WBCA, Wilkins helped initiate NCAA Women’s Basketball Final Four convention programming for 2,500 member coaches and managed the convention budget.
Prior to working with the WBCA, Wilkins spent two years (2016-18) in Lusaka, Zambia as the athletic director for the Rafiki Foundation, which develops and organizes athletic activities for children. Additionally, Wilkins coached an all-province basketball competition in Central Province, Zambia and helped facilitate athletic foreign trips to Zambia.
A 2016 graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a bachelor of arts in communication studies, Wilkins served as a student manager for the women’s basketball program for four seasons. She has also volunteered with Managers on a Mission since 2015, coaching at schools and orphanages in Africa doing sports camps.